From: Lombok

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Native Name Kris
Object Number 49-31-14A
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Lombok
Section Oceanian
Materials Metal | Wood

Wavy blade (11 curves) with median ridge. Deep "blood channels." Guard separate from blade, askew. Hilt of polished dark brown wood, carved to represent a stylized figure with bent head and pointed face, right arm crosssed over chest, covered with intricate surface carving. Style of carving typical of Sumatra.

Length 44 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Mrs. Anton S. Lau, 1949
Other Number 29-L-723 - Other Number

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