Indonesia & Philippines

A Massive Sundang / Moro Kris Sword

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Origin: Philippines

Date: Late 19 C.


Sundang swords, sometimes referred to as Kalis, or Moro sword are most commonly found in Mindanao, Philippines but are also spread around from Malaya in the west to Moro Land in the east. All with small variations that make exact identification not easy. The Moro Sundang swords are usually larger and heavier than their Malay sisters as the case may be in the sword offered here.

The 19C Sundang sword offered here  has a massive wavy 7 luk blade forged from laminated steel. Silver inlay decorationat the blade forte.  One engraved silver clamp hold the blade in position. Classical wood cockatoo style pommel with the grip bound with plaited silver wire.  Whole original wood scabbard. This Sundang comes with its original carrying fabric bag.

Blade 20  inches. Total length 27 inches. Very Good condition. A heavy, authentic and impressive sword.



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