logo
Open Tues–Sun, 10 am – 5 pm

Sheath Fragment

Object Number:42-30-374B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Javanese (uncertain)
Provenience: Java (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Length: 46 cm
Width: 19.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:106 - Other Number

Description

Swooping ship-shaped sheath top (wrangka brangah).

Bibliography:

[Book] Groneman, Isaac. 2009. The Javanese Kris.. C. Zwartenkot Art Books - Leiden and KITLV Press. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 232, Inv. Nr. 2642-2View Objects related to this Type Citation
[Article] Fontaine, Patrice. 2005. Le Kriss: elements d'analyse stylistique.. pg. pp. 117-147 Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig. 6 C (g)View Objects related to this Type Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:


Report problems and issues to digitalmedia@pennmuseum.org.