Rencong (Rintjong) | Typical Weapon Of Aceh

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Rencong is one of the typical weapon used by the Aceh anciently during battles, 

rencong also a symbol of identity Aceh.

Historically, rencong has been used since the reign of the kings and the sultanate of Aceh, one of them during the reign of Sultan Ali Mughayat Shah.

Sultan Ali Mughayat Syah is The sultanate of Aceh was the first wich ruled in 1514 until his death in 1530.

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There are several kinds rencong, including :

  • Rintjong Meucugek
  • Rintjong Meupucok
  • Rintjong Meukuree
  • Rintjong Pudoi
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    Sword Of Aceh | About Weapons Of War In Aceh

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    sword Aceh is one of the tools used by the Aceh during battles against invaders. This sword used as a means of defense that way pengunaanya by means of cutting.

    Peudeung Aceh
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    In Aceh itself there are several types of swords are famous, such as :
    1. Habsy (abbesinia)
    2. Peudeung Portugis (originating from Portuguese)
    3. Peudeung Turki (originating from Turkey)
    In Aceh there are several forms of the sword, such as :
    1. Peudeung Oen Teubei (sword cane leaves)
    2. Peudeung Oen Jok (palm leaf blade)
    After the origin of the sword and the sword, then continued with the hilt, one of them at the start of :
    • Hulu Tumpang Beunteung
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    • Hulu Meuapet
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    • Hulu Tapak Guda (hoof)
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    • Hulu Iku Mie (cats tail)
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    • Hulu Iku Itek (ducks tail)
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    • Hulu Babah Buya (a crocodile’s mouth)
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    more details can be seen in the picture below :
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    there are several legends about the sword, one sword type hulu meuapet

    the use of which should not be arbitrary, because in ancient times just remove it from the holster at the time of distress.

    Siwah (the Acehnese origin weapons) | About Weapons Of War In Aceh

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    This post is about one of the typical weapon that comes from Aceh, namely : 

    SIWAH

    Siwah is one of the tools or tools of war used by the Aceh anciently.
    form of siwah almost similar to a dagger, the difference siwah to have a greater than rencong
    Siwah
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    Siwah is also one of the jewels of the rich or if in Aceh is more known by Ulee balang.
    but since the development of the times, this siwah allocated into an ornament for the rich as well as an antique collector in Aceh even in the world.
    the price of this siwah itself is quite expensive, because having architectural value and high art.