5 edition of Moro swords found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105).
|LC Classifications||U856.P6 C37 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 106 p. :|
|Number of Pages||106|
|LC Control Number||97941515|
The weight of an average sword of centimetre (inch) blade-length would be in a range of approximately to grams ( to 2 pounds). There are also larger two-handed versions used for training by many styles of Chinese martial arts. Kris have been produced in many regions of Indonesia for centuries, but nowhere—although the island of Bali comes close—is the kris so embedded in a mutually-connected whole of ritual prescriptions and acts, ceremonies, mythical backgrounds and epic poetry as in Central Java. As a result, in Indonesia the kris is commonly associated with Javanese culture, although other ethnicities are Place of origin: Java, Indonesia.
Robert Cato in his book Moro Swords () claimed that such design represented typical 18th century examples, and thus the moniker "archaic" Moro kris. There are also claims that the angle at the end of the dividing line that separate the blade and gangya is indicative of the age of the blade. However, both are unsubstantiated claims. Tribal Weapons from around the world. Antique tribal weapons, swords, daggers spears and shields for sale from Indonesia, Africa, The Philippines, New Guinea, China and Asia. sells authentic antique weapons and ethnographic art from around the world. Antique Indonesian swords and .
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The most comprehensive guide to the bladed weapon tree of the Muslim Filipinos of the South also known as the Moros. pgs devoted to the manufacture and background of the Kris, Kampilan, and Barong are covered as well as the sheaths for these swords, lesser known swords, and even the background of the popular Muslim Weapons Plaque souvenir.5/5(1).
Moro Swords book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(3). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cato, Robert. Moro swords.
Singapore: Graham Brash, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. Moro swords by Robert Cato,Graham Brash edition, in EnglishPages: The Moros are known to be fierce warriors and have developed a wide range of efficient weapons.
The blade, whether as a sword or the tip of a spear, was emblematic of the Moro warrior culture every bit as much as it was among the ancient Greeks, the Scottish Highlanders of the 17th Century, or the Zulus of the 19th Century.
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The Kris is the most common Moro sword found in Sulu & Mindanao. The Kris sword is extensively used by the Tausug, Samal and Yakan warriors. The waves of each Kris denotes a flame or a serpent (depending on who has made it and for what purpose).
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The book looks at blades from the 16th to 20th century and references the Philippine Insurrection. Moro Wars, Philippines, Sulu and Indonesian vintage antique swords. Moro Swords; Barong (Barung), Kris, Kampilan. Also Muslim Filipino history and culture.
The Moro War book. Read 24 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Moro War was an early example of guerrilla warfare that the US would come up against in Viet Nam and then the Middle East.
for eleven years a bunch of badly disorganized armed mostly with swords Moros kept thousands of American soldiers bogged down /5.