From: Philippine Islands | Mindanao

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Native Name Kris
Object Number 54-18-4
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Moro
Provenience Philippine Islands | Mindanao
Section Oceanian
Materials Metal | Wood | Peel

Sword. Wavy blade with slight engraved decoration near tang and two slight grooves the length of the blade; "elephant tusk" hook opposite the wide side of the guard. Basketry bands around wooden grip; pommel missing. Kris.

Length 71 cm
Width 12.3 cm
Credit Line Gift of F. Lieber, 1954

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