Rare, Two Handed, Whole Steel, Naga Dao Sword, Assam - 9786

Up for sale is this rare piece. A two handed sword from the Khasi Hills, Assam, Burma. A whole steel construction, with a 28 inches long slender blade, forged together with 22 inches long handle in two sections and two steel cross guards. Total length 40 inches. Very good condition with nice shining age patina. See also W. Egerton, An Illustrated Book of Indian Arms, page 84, Fig. 19, # 204.