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Sheath

Object Number:49-31-57B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Malay
Provenience: Sulawesi (uncertain)
Malay Peninsula (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Length: 47.5 cm
Width: 16 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Anton S. Lau, 1949
Other Number:29-C-70 - Other Number

Description

Yellow wood wrangka with one corner squared off as from Sulawesi or Malay Peninsula (Frey Plates 6b, 7c, 10a & 13b); wood gandar and chape

Bibliography:

[Book] Frey, Edward. 1988. The Kris: Mystic Weapon of the Malay World.. Oxford University Press. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 53; Plates 6b, 7c, 10a, 12d & 13bView Objects related to this Type Citation

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