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Posted by FMA Admin on June 21, 2013

Sanduko

Period: 

Post 1900, Katipunan Era

Origin: 

Capiz, Northern Panay Island in Visaya.

Hilt: 

Carved wooden figural deity hilt with octagonal silver. Silver ferrule and silver disc guard trim are fully engraved with floral decorative motif.

Blade: 

Chisel ground blade with a down ward klewang shaped.

Scabbard: 

Wooden scabbard with brass bands and brass scabbard tip and by scabbard mouth. Thinner and flatter are typical characteristics.

Overall Length: 

64.7 cm

Blade Length: 

46.7 cm

Handle Length: 

18 cm

Scabbard Length: 

No scabbard

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