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An image of Kris and sheath by
Alternate image of Kris and sheath by Alternate image of Kris and sheath by Alternate image of Kris and sheath by

Central Java, Java, Indonesia

Title
Kris and sheath
Place of origin
Central JavaJavaIndonesia
Year
20th century
Media category
Ceremonial object
Materials used
iron blade with carved wooden handle and wooden sheath
Dimensions

47.5 x 15.0 x 2.5 cm:

a - kris; 47 x 8.3 x 2.5 cm

b - sheath; 40.2 x 15 x 2.5 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Mrs. W. de Lange 2003
Accession number
235.2003.a-b
Location
Not on display
Exhibition history (1)

Lamalera: Whale Hunters of Indonesia, Australian National Maritime Museum, Sydney, 11 Nov 1998–17 Oct 1999