University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameKris
Object Number: P3261A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Javanese
Provenience: Java
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Wood
Length: 44.2cm
Other Number255 - Other Number

Description

Straight, narrow; liny pamor; well-made blade base with hollow on short end, parallel center grooves, slight hollow near long end, and two small dentiform frets on long end of guard; metal beaded mendak with small clusters of beads in triangular formation; Javanese wood hilt: young shoot on tree trunk with 2 patra (carvings on inner side)


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