1 KERIS LUK 13 IN A WOODEN SCABBARD, INDONESIA, 1ST HALF OF THE 19TH CENTURY.
Wavy damask blade, very nice markings, in an excellent condition, no signs of rust, excellent patina.
Keris handle: intricately carved handle with an ornate demon figure, made from burl wood, with a silver mount.
Scabbard: wooden scabbard with a curved scabbard throat, mounted, the wood of the scabbard has been restored on one side restored, glued.
Provenance: Wendl art auction house, 96th spring auction, ‘Non-European Art, lot: 36’.
- Total nr of items
- Indigenous object name
- Keris Luk 13
- Region/ country
- Madura, Indonesia
- Damascus steel/iron, Fa, Gyenge minőségű ezüst
- 1st half 19th century
- Sold with stand
- 10×17×54 cm
- 410 g