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SARAWAK. A Finely Carved Dyak Mandau or Parang Hilt,   C.1900
12 x 4.5 cms. from the antler of a Sambar Stag, mounted on a small wooden base 1.5 x 5.75 x 2 cms.
From the collection of Dr. John Hewitt, curator of the Kuching Museum in Sarawak, 1903. See - R. Shelford, Provisional Classification of the Swords of the Sarawak Tribes - Royal Anthropological Journal 1901.

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