Item #: 1002-208 -- A Good 19th Century Moro Sondang -- $400.00
A good 19th century Moro fighting sondang with excellent and unusual handforged multifullered straight blade, very sharp, the fullers extending the full length of the blade and converging at the tip. Separately forged ganja with single silver baca and fine filework at the forte. Hardwood cockatoo form pommel. The grip of twisted multilayered black cord with raised banded appearance and lower hollow-ground silver ferrule. Overall VG; minor (old) chipping to the pommel, the blade dark, with forging flaws but no pitting. The hilt components snug and tight. Overall 66.3 cm., blade 53.2 cm. A very light and well-proportioned weapon.