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Sheath

Object Number:P3257B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Javanese
Provenience: Java
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Metal
Tortoise Shell
Length: 45.5 cm
Width: 18.5 cm

Description

Sheath with ship shaped top (wrangka) of striated brown wood. Body of sheath (gandar) has brass cover (pendok) with window on one side revealing wood below, with dark mottled patterning in grain (kaju pelet).

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