Loan Object

Sword and Scabbard (Mandau)

n.d.

Horsehair, horn, rattan, wood, steel, bark, bead, and resin

sword: 58 x 8 x 2.5 cm (22 13/16 x 3 1/8 x 1 in.) sheath: 49.5 x 5 x 4.5 cm (19 1/2 x 1 15/16 x 1 3/4 in.) base: 18 x 50.5 x 9 cm (7 1/16 x 19 7/8 x 3 9/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.855
Culture: 
Dayak
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Geography: 
Made in Borneo
Status: 
Not on view
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