Object Title

Sword (kris)

Sword (kris)

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XXVIS.16

Provenance

Purchased from the Norton Hall collection with the aid of the NACF, 1942.

Physical Description

The bone hilt is in the form of a seated Nyamba (theatre figure). The wranka is of horn and the pendok of silver.

Dimensions

Dimensions: overall length sword 470 mm, blade length 380 mm, scabbard length 410 mm Weight: sword 350 g, scabbard 250 g

Associations

Places Java