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Sheath

Object Number:17754B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Malay
Provenience: Malay Peninsula
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Length: 38 cm
Width: 16 cm
Credit Line:Gift of William Pepper, 1896

Description

Wood wrangka with one curved, one angular, and two flaring corners, as from Sumatra (von Zonneveld 64 #201), groove on both sides; wide wood gandar, chape missing

Bibliography:

[Book] Van Zonneveld, Albert G. 2001. Traditional Weapons of the Indonesian Archipelago.. C. Zwartenkot Art Books. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 64 (#201)View Objects related to this Type Citation

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