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U991.7.10
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Javanese Kris with Wooden Scabbard
Date (Execution) : 19th - 20th C.
Geographical Origin : Indonesia
Cultural Group : Indonesian
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Metal; wood; ivory
Support / Technique :
Object Type : krises; scabbards
Visual Description : The blade has wavy, or undulating edges. Its surface has a watering effect and a dull unfinished appearance. Near the hilt the blade widens and has a more jagged edge with a cusp on the top side. A metal knob with alternating bands of geometric designs connects the blade to the polished wooden handle.
Accession # : U991.7.10
Width (cm) : 15.00
Height (cm) : 33.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Bruce L. and Mrs. Dorothy E. Brown
Artist Statement :