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Knife

Native NameKris
Object Number:17956A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Malay
Provenience: Malay Peninsula
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Length: 39.5 cm
Width: 7.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Francis C. Macauley, 1892

Description

Straight; no pamor?; blade base: hollow on shot end, dentiform frets on long end of guard; no hilt fittings; hilt broken off and missing

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