(KERIS JAVA: Watermelon Skin Blade) Knife Weapon Sword Dagger Kris Kriss Asia
WE 01906: A gorgeous Keris Java, the blade beautifully decorated with Pamor Ngulit Semangka(note a Javanese man kneeling in prayers).
The sheath/warangka is made from beautiful Sawo wood (Manilkara Zapota) whereas the bottom brass sheath is decorated with flora in elaborated fashion.
Circa 1980 collection.
Warangka: Gayaman Java Solo
Pamor: Ngulit Semangka / Watermelon Skin. Extend Society Life.
The pamor or damascening is the pattern on the surface of a keris blade. The pamor is the most important part of the keris, as according to common belief, it has strong magic power and influence of one pamor pattern is not the same as that of another.
Total: 52 cm / 20.5 inches
Blade: 36 cm / 14.2 inches
Weight: 0.45 kg / 0.99 lb
After packing: 1.5 kg / 3.3 lb
I will ship via Registered Mail (14 working days) worldwide. Insured.