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Sheath

Object Number:42-30-450B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Madurese
Provenience: Madura
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Length: 44 cm
Width: 14.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:517 - Other Number

Description

Sheath with body (gandar) and ship-shaped top (wrangka), of one piece of dark polished wood with darker splotches, especially on wrangka. At juncture of wrangka and gandar, on one side a small curved open slit, on the other a round dark plug.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Weapons and Defense (27 Oct 1951 - 06 Jan 1952) View Objects in Exhibition

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