A Malay ceremonial kris dagger, Malaysia or Indonesia
A Malay ceremonial kris dagger, Malaysia or Indonesia. Both the hilt and scabbard are inlaid with mother of pearl and bone decoration. The double edged blade of gently undulating form is sheathed in a scabbard modelled with a top section formed as a boat's keel referred to as a wrangka. 14.8 in (37.5 cm) length of blade, 18.9 in (48 cm) overall length.
Auction Date: July 2019