From: Philippine Islands

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Native Name Kris
Object Number 42-30-404
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Moro
Provenience Philippine Islands
Section Oceanian
Materials Metal | Wood | Leather

Sword. Wavy double-edged steel blade expanding into guard ornamented with death's head. Slight floral decoration in gold. Grip, bound with leather, terminates in carving of man's head. Kris.

Length 62.6 cm
Width 10 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 220 - Collector Number

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