Fine Bali Keris Dagger . - 14009
This fine Keris dagger is coming from Bali, Indonesia. Early blade, late 19 C - early 20C. with later, mid 20C. mounts. Wavy blade 18 inches long of very good Pamor structure, decorated with gold inlay (True inlay) decoration. Gilded handle in the shape of a mythological creature set with colored stones. Gilded mendak also set with colored stones. Finely grained wood scabbard decorated with checkered design of wood / ivory and chased brass back side. Total length 27 inches. Very good condition. Very few small stones are missing from the handle. Minor losses to the gold inlay. Fine impressive keris.