Thread: BARUNG TAUSUG?
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Old 18th August 2020, 04:13 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by tanaruz
Hi friends,

Sharing this lovely barung from my father's collection.

Tausug?

OAL: 25.25 inches/ blade: 18.5 inches

WW2 era? seller claims it to be late 19th-early 20th century.

Enjoy!

Yves


Hi,

All features point to another tribe It's not a Tausug barung. Blade is younger than WW2, probably 80s onwards. I've held very similar and provenanced samples that are from the 80s and 90s.
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