This is an Indonesian Madurese Kris [Keris] [Dagger] [Sword]. Characteristics include:
Name: Pedang Gandik
Dapur: Based upon information from the collector, we believe the blade to be rather old and dating to the second half of the 18th Century; There is a screw thread at the end of the peksi, possibly indicating that this blade was utilized at one point as a Dutch officer's sword.
Hilt: Wood; modern
Warangka: Wood; modern
Gandar: Wood; modern
Dimensions: 28.5” (blade fully inserted into sheath); 20.75” (blade); 6.25” (hilt); 23.25” (sheath)
Indonesian Javanese Madurese Kris Dagger Sword
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