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Old 11th September 2017, 04:27 PM   #1
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Default Two Good Bagobo Swords For Records

Here are two nice Bagobo swords for our records. Both have nice examples of textiles and decoration. I believe both are from the 1st third of the 20th century.

Sword 1:
Overall length 21in.
Blade length 15in.
Widest point of the blade 1.75in.

Sword 2:
Overall length: 23.25in.
Blade length 16.75in.
Widest point of the blade: 1.5in.
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Old 11th September 2017, 05:00 PM   #2
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Hi Charles,

two very nice Bagobo swords! I am green with envy!

Thank you very much for sharing!

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Old 11th September 2017, 10:31 PM   #3
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Charles I would agree with your assessment, perhaps just slightly earlier.

The second one once had rings with white hair.
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Old 12th September 2017, 02:45 AM   #4
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Beautiful swords Charles ! I bam in agreement with what everyone else has said about them, especially Jose's thoughts about them being possibly being of a slightly earlier origin. Thank you for posting these for our records.

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