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Old 18th January 2015, 10:05 PM   #51
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Originally Posted by Battara
Not sure why the blade was made "upside down" but this is what is it. The other unusual aspect is the way the scabbard was made. The okir style and the manner of execution do not seem to me to be as "professional" as other examples. I wonder if the artisan was Lumad or part Lumad, even though the motifs are Moro (perhaps Maguindanao).


Thank you Jose. Will take some close ups from the scabbard tomorrow by daylight that the others can see what you mean.

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