Moro Barong, 19th-20th Century Wide, leaf-sha…

Moro Barong, 19th-20th Century

Wide, leaf-shaped, single-edged blade; ivory, chiselled grip (small part missing), with a long, silver ring-nut, engraved with rings and with silver, braided bands. Wooden scabbard with horn chape.

Mindanao, circa 1900
Length 61.5 cm