The Dayak people of Borneo used two to three meter long bl
Of an early type with dramatic widened shape.
Used in a target archery sport that was originally practiced in the Keraton.
It's face covered with beautifully lacquered leather, in that characteristic earlier style.
A matched set of lacquered leather, finely decorated with gradient colors and black and gold detailing.
Long piece, original length, with aso motif inlaid in blade.
Complete with a large number of darts, some with poisoned tips.
Of the 19th century. Ex Stephen Selby collection.