Machete Hilt, authentic traditional Dayak weapon hilt accessory . Exceedingly rare piece deer antler hilt due to almost all other grip handles are wood or metal or plastic. Circa 1960 and in excellent condition. Dayak headhunting piece, Borneo.
Length x width: 13.5 x 7 cm / 5.3 x 2.8 inches
Grip: 9.5 cm / 3.7 inches
Hilt hole: 1.3cm / 13mm / 0.5 inch
A parang is used primarily as a chopping tool or weapon. With a heavy blow, a parang can penetrate flesh or bone, while relatively little effect would be obtained by means of a cutting stroke.
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