University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 42-30-438B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Javanese
Provenience: Java
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Length: 41cm
Width: 14.3cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number541 - Other Number

Description

Plain brown Javanese ship-shaped wrangka with protrusion on both sides, wrangka broken off from sheath; Javanese-style decorative impressed floral (natang) brass cover (pendok) over wood sheath (gandar) (Frey 43)


Bibliography:

[Book] Frey, Edward. 1988. The Kris: Mystic Weapon of the Malay World. : Page/Fig./Plate: 35, 48 Fig. 10b, Plate 12aView Objects cited in this Publication

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