Rare double-edged shortsword of the Ifugao of northern Luzon.
Nice and complete example with talisman basket. Probably 20th century.
With Dutch VOC blade, marked with the Amsterdam monogram.
Blade marked with VOC Amsterdam monogram, and the year 1769.
Using a possibly captured M1898 "klewang" blade.
Its blade with very fine and complex pamor, brought out by a polish.
With broad silver-clad scabbard, worked entirely in repousse.