University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameKris
Object Number: P3258A
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Java
Length: 45cm


Wavy blade, two grooves along half the blade on both sides; 11 curves; pamor; well-made blade base: serrations, trunk, lip, hollow on short end, parallel center grooves, dentiform frets on long end; small plain metal mendok with small ropelike pattern on outer and inner circumference; Madura-style carved, pierced wood hilt: sprout figure with floral decorations (Groneman 194-5)


[Book] Groneman, Isaac. 2009. The Javanese Kris. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: #194, #105View Objects related to this Type Citation

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