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Dagger

Native NameKris
Object Number:CG93-10-11
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sumatran
Provenience: Sumatra (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Wood
Length: 47 cm
Other Number:130 - Other Number
48-2-39A? - Other Number

Description

Wavy blade (5 curves), no watery markings (pamor). Wooden hilt with carved figure, somewhat abstract, wtih bent head, large eys, pointed nose, arm across chest, on base incised with triangular shapes (tumpal). "Jawa Demam" style.

Bibliography:

[Book] Van Zonneveld, Albert G. 2001. Traditional Weapons of the Indonesian Archipelago.. C. Zwartenkot Art Books. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 66View Objects related to this Type Citation
[Book] 2011. Kris Hilts: Masterpieces of South-East Asian Art.. Milan. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp.116-117View Objects related to this Type Citation

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