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Kris Handle - Mythical Figure

Provenance

Purchased in 1986 from Ken J. J. Baars, England.

Credit Line

Keith McLeod Fund

Keris (Sword) Handle in the Shape of a Demon

Indonesia, 14th–15th century

Object Place

Indonesia

Accession Number

1986.163

Medium or Technique

Bronze, gilt silver with semiprecious stones and glass stones

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceremonial artifacts