Javanese WWII beast-face golok

length: 23 1/2"
blade: 18"
blade width: 1 5/16"
grip and pommel: 5 1/2"
weight: 1 lb 4.2 oz

Javanese golok with an intricately carved beast-face pommel. Marked "1940" in inlaid brass on the double fullered blade. The sharp and sturdy blade distally tapers from 1/4" thick near the spine to 1/8" thick near the tip.