From: Java

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Native Name Kris
Object Number P3262A
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Javanese
Provenience Java
Section Oceanian
Materials Metal | Wood

Dagger with wavy blade (7 curves), asymmetrically widening at one side of base. Some watery patterning (pamor). Wood hilt carved with Javanese style ancestor figure or garuda with long flowing hair, crouching with one arm wrapped around one knee, the other arm resting on top of the other knee. Plain metal ring between blade and hilt.

Length 42 cm

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