From: Philippine Islands | Mindanao

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Native Name Kris
Object Number 54-18-7
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Moro
Provenience Philippine Islands | Mindanao
Section Oceanian
Materials Metal | Wood | Horn (animal part) | Plant Fiber

Sword. Slightly wavy blade; "elephant tusk" hook opposite the wide side of the guard; inlaid chevron, dot and scroll design on blade near hilt (most of inlay missing). Grip cord-wrapped; flat horn and silver pommel. Kris.

Length 62 cm
Width 11.7 cm
Credit Line Gift of F. Lieber, 1954

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