University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 42-30-372B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Javanese
Provenience: Java (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number518 - Other Number

Description

Light brown ship-shaped wrangka with dark markings, appears to be made of separate pieces at one end; plain, Javanese-style closed (bunton) pendok (Frey 43); blade fits in sheath and hilt seems to match sheath in appearance


Bibliography:

[Book] Frey, Edward. 1988. The Kris: Mystic Weapon of the Malay World. : Page/Fig./Plate: 43View Objects cited in this Publication

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