Antique Filipino Katipunian Apalit large Philippines Sword Talibong
Antique 19th Century Filipino Apalit large Sword known as a "Talibong ". The wood hilt finely carved in the form of a clenched fist- the symbol of the Katipunian. a heavy, razor sharp Single edge blade flat on one side and beveled on the other side.in its wood scabbard beautifully hand carved on the outer side with floral motives.
Overall length: 74.5 cm (29 21⁄64in inches).
Overall length without the scabbard: 69 cm (27.17 inches)
CONDITION: Age and usage is showing, blade slightly pitted in some areas. Please notice that the pictures in the listing are part of the description of the condition of the object.