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Dagger

Native NameKris
Object Number:49-31-58
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Balinese
Provenience: Bali (Indonesia)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Wood
Length: 39 cm
Width: 8 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Anton S. Lau, 1949
Other Number:29-B-75 - Other Number

Description

Straight blade with pronounced blotchy watery markings (pamor) down center. Short, faceted bulbous hilt of dark brown wood with darker brown markings (kaju pelet). No mask carvings.

Bibliography:

[Book] Frey, Edward. 1988. The Kris: Mystic Weapon of the Malay World.. Oxford University Press. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 46, 48 Fig 10View Objects related to this Type Citation

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