From: Java (uncertain)

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number CIVIC1993.X.268
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Java (uncertain)
Section Oceanian
Materials Water Buffalo Horn

Miniature dagger with wavy handle (kris), carved from what appears to be water buffalo horn. Metal ring around bottom of hilt. Round scalloped edged paper label with metal loop glued to blade.

Length 23.5 cm
Width 5 cm
Thickness 1.5 cm
Credit Line Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number 1993.X.268 - Old Museum Number

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