© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Catalog Number: AB0319-1410
AN INDONESIAN KRIS, BLADE POSSIBLY 17TH-18TH CENTURY
Metals, wood
Indonesia, blade possibly from the 17th to 18th century

An attractive and well-crafted, wavy, old pamor blade showing a snake in movement. The blade shows seven Luk and has a fine texture following the wavy contours, also an elephant trunk and a thorn-like ganja. The handle is made from polished red-brown wood and shows two carved images depicting masks. The Selut is made from metal with pearled decorations. The warangka is quite elegant with its upwardly curved end. The sheath is smooth and made from a lighter-colored wood.

Dimensions: TOTAL LENGTH 51 CM
Condition: The sheath shows some damage around the warangka, otherwise in good condition
Provenance: Galerie Zacke archive

Selling Price:  Verkauft/ Sold

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