The Dayak people of Borneo used two to three meter long bl
Modeled after the Chinese "guan dao", made of lacquered wood.
Used in a target archery sport that was originally practiced in the Keraton.
A fine example with silver overlaid spearhead and silver ferrule with niello inlay.
With exceptionally wide blade, forged with a hardened leading edge.
Large, heavy single-edged example with iron mounts.
With naginata-style blades, and lavish gilt copper mounts.
Long piece, original length, with aso motif inlaid in blade.
Complete with a large number of darts, some with poisoned tips.
Probably from the French Tonkin campaign of the 1880s.
With a black and gold metal sleeve, often called "sawasa".