BARONG #7273 The 15 inch blade has nice lamination patterns. These random pattern laminations are slightly different on both sides. An insert of high carbons steel (to produce a hardened edge) is visible on the edge. Long handle is almost 7 inches with a silver grip. Back part of the handle is bunti wood with the typical stylized cockatoo design.
Scabbard has three bands of thin rattan strips with a tortoise shell panels on top and bottom sections. Age of the sword is from the 1960’s and scabbard was a replacement made in the 1990’s. The sword is overall clean with no cracks or defects. From Sulu.