Lot 0023

20th C. Indonesian Wood, Brass, Silver & Steel Kris

Southeast Asia, Indonesia, ca. early 20th century CE. A lovely example of a kris (keris), a type of personal ceremonial sword. The handle is carved from hardwood of chocolate and caramel hues and exhibits a pair of abstract anthropomorphic faces along the interior curve. A cupped brass spacer cap is inlaid with eight red and white faceted glass... more
20 Feb 2020
USA, Louisville

Suggested Available Lots