University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameKris
Object Number: P4667A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Javanese
Provenience: Java (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Metal
Length: 42cm

Description

Straight; pamor, including continuous lines; plain blade base; small beaded mendak; Javanese wood hilt: young shoot on tree trunk with two patra (carvings on inner side) (Groneman 184, 186; Frey 49, Fig. 11 a & b)


Bibliography:

[Book] Groneman, Isaac. 2009. The Javanese Kris. : Page/Fig./Plate: 184, 186View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Frey, Edward. 1988. The Kris: Mystic Weapon of the Malay World. : Page/Fig./Plate: Frey 49 Figs 11a & bView Objects cited in this Publication

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