Wavy metal blade, no pamor. Wooden hilt with carved Garuda (?). Old number 130 (?). By description and length, could be 48-2-39A.
Wavy; 5 curves; stripy pamor?; plain blade base with hollow on short end; Sumatran or Malaysian plain flat metal cup (Frey 53-4); large, plain brown Jawa Demam hilt (van Zonneveld 66) as from Sumatra or Malay Peninsula (Frey Plate 7b) with triangles carved into the base of hilt
[Book] Frey, Edward. 1988. The Kris: Mystic Weapon of the Malay World. : Page/Fig./Plate: 53-4; Plate 7b
[Book] Van Zonneveld, Albert G. 2001. Traditional Weapons of the Indonesian Archipelago. : Page/Fig./Plate: 66
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