From: Philippine Islands | Mindanao

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Native Name Kris
Object Number 54-18-6
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Moro
Provenience Philippine Islands | Mindanao
Section Oceanian
Materials Metal | Ivory | Plant Fiber

Sword. Wavy blade; "elephant tusk" hook opposite the wide side of the guard; basketry bands surround grip; pommel of ivory in form of conventinoalized flying bird. See 54-18-5 for similar pommel.) Kris.

Length 73 cm
Width 11.5 cm
Credit Line Gift of F. Lieber, 1954

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