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Sheath

Object Number:P3258B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Javanese
Provenience: Java
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Wood
Turtle Shell
Length: 44.5 cm
Width: 16.5 cm

Description

Sheath with ship shaped top (wrangka) of dark brown wood with lighter streaks. Body of sheath (gandar) has brass covering (pendok) with open window one side revealing mottled turtle-shell insert. U-shaped brass reinforcement around tip of sheath.

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