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Sheath

Object Number:P4668B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Javanese (uncertain)
Provenience: Java (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Length: 32.5 cm
Width: 11 cm

Description

Sheath with top (wrangka) of yellowish ivory (?), flaring, with down-scrolling ends and wavy top. Curves of sides echoed by leaf and scroll carving, waves across top by carved line. Body of sheath (gandar) is brown wood, with some linear patterning in grain (kaju pelet).

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