From: Sumatra (uncertain) | Malay Peninsula (uncertain)

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Native Name Kris
Object Number 49-31-55A
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Malay
Provenience Sumatra (uncertain) | Malay Peninsula (uncertain)
Section Oceanian
Materials Metal | Wood | Gemstone

Broad, shallowly wavy blade (7 curves). Dark, with indistinct watery markings (pamor). Gilded cup with scalloped edge like the petals of an open flower. Gilded hilt, bent at right angle, with filigree ornamentation, set with small colorless gemstones.

Length 37 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Mrs. Anton S. Lau, 1949
Other Number 29-C-73 - Other Number

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