Java Jewelries, Keris & Metals

Kris or Keris, 18

Kris or Keris, 18

Written by on November 1, 2010 in Java Jewelries, Keris & Metals with 0 Comments

(DVA)   Javanese Surakarta Keris Classic Javanese Surakarta style keris with five waves. The wood handle is well carved, has an old mendak and a beautiful patina from age and use. The blade has five graceful waves and a good pamor that would be brighter with a new etch. The scabbard is in good condition […]

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Java, kris, keris, 64

Java, kris, keris, 64

Written by on November 1, 2010 in Java Jewelries, Keris & Metals with 0 Comments

An-unusual-figurative-skein-handle-from-Java.-Beautifully-carved-with-a-sitting-figure-at-the-top   (ITA) Blencong-Wayang-Kulit-oil-lamp,-Cirebon—19th-century   (klk) Blencong-Wayang-Kulit-oil-lamp,-Cirebon—19th-century   (klk) Chinese Brass Bowl with A phoenix bird decorate. Used in the early 20th Cent, Measures: 8,87” diameter and 6” in high. (EJA) Water Buffalo Horn   (MC) Bronze Mirror Java 13th to14th Century or Earlier 6 ¼ inches x 4 inches    (MC) Sisir-Perkawinan—Gilded-silver-bride’s-comb-with-birds   (klk)  Bokor   (IS) Bokor   (IS) Bokor   (IS) […]

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Jewelry, 8

Jewelry, 8

Written by on October 1, 2010 in Java Jewelries, Keris & Metals with 0 Comments

Seven Silver-Gilt Key Holders Peranakan Chinese Community, Java, Indonesia circa 1920 length: each is approx. 8 cm Keys are suspended from the rings of each of these key holders which are then designed to hook over a belt. They were worn by male members of Java’s peranakan Chinese community – local Chinese who were more […]

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