University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameKris
Object Number: 42-30-367A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Javanese
Provenience: Java (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Wood
Length: 44.2cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number61 - Other Number

Description

Straight blade, double-edged tapering to point; silver and iron with strong, intricate light-colored pamor; silver-colored Javanese selut (large cup over base of hilt) (Frey 52); dark brown wood hilt, deeply carved in form of Garuda (?) holding snake


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