Very Good and Long Naga Sword Dao with laminated Blade - 13593

This sword is coming from Eastern Assam or North Burma. Very long and massive blade forged from laminated steel with heat hardened edge. Wood handle bound with braided and lacquered fibers and pewter (?) collar. An open wood scabbard with several braided rattan bands holding the blade in place (several missing). This sword comes with its original fabric belt.. Blade 27 inches. Total length 40 inches. Very good condition.