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Detail: This is a stunning kris from Lombok, an island in West Nasa Tenggara province Indonesia. Lombok is east of Bali. I believe the hilt is made of Ireng wood and the sheath / warangka is Pelet wood. Notice that the hilt carving is hollow. The blade and hilt are… Continue reading
Lombok Island. Early- to mid-1900's
Metal, Ireng and Pelet wood.
Blade: 14.75"; Total: 20.5"