A Malayan dagger Kris

Item:
920
Region:
SE Asia
Type:
Daggers
Description:
A Malayan dagger Kris, 19th century. The wavy blade of watered etched pamor. The large hippo ivory hilt carved as a stylised Garuda with foliage on the fore head, the silver cup chased with flowering plants. In its wooden sheath with nicely grained top, and ivory tip. Good age patina.
Metrics:
Blade length 12¾” (32.5cms) Overall length 16¼” (41.3cms)
Price:
£645