University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameKris
Object Number:49-31-35A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Madurese
Provenience: Madura (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Ivory
Length: 41 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Anton S. Lau, 1949
Other Number:29-J-729 - Other Number

Description

Straight narrow blade with old fuzzy edges; pamor; plain blade base with hollow; gilded beaded mendak cup with prongs and balls; Madurese ivory hilt (Groneman 192 #162; 194) carved in floral forms, pointed pommel, with perforations on inner curve


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