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Dagger

Native NameKris
Object Number:42-30-367A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Javanese
Provenience: Java
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Wood
Length: 44.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:61 - Other Number

Description

Dagger with straight blade tapering to point; strong, intricate mottled watery pattering (pamor). Hilt of dark brown wood in form of figure with bent head. Deeply carved surface decoration, three sinuous openwork elements. Large silver colored plain cup (selut) between blade and hilt.

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