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Machete, Scabbard, D38.1252

Physical Description

Short, broad, curved, single-edged steel blade. Curved, unguarded wooden hilt, bound hilt end copper wire; curved, plain pommel. Straight, light wooden scabbard; bound two bands rattan cane. Woven band, string cord attached.

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 370 x 65 x 25mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Knife): 340 x 40 x 25mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Scabbard): 295 x 70 x 25mm

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