From: Philippine Islands | Sulu Archipelago (uncertain)

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

Native Name Kris
Object Number 29-58-31A
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Philippine Islands | Sulu Archipelago (uncertain)
Section Oceanian
Materials Metal | Wood | Plant Fiber

Sword. Long, straight blade with wavy edges (13 curves), asymmetrically widening at one side of base. Median band folowing curves of edges, turning abruptly at top to intersect single stirrup on guard. Handle is dark brown polished wood, slightly bent and wrapped with red thread. Kris.

Length 78 cm
Credit Line Received from various sources, pre-1929

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