Forensic Fashion
(c) 2006-present R. Macaraeg


>Costume Studies
>>1825 Javanese 'alim
>>>keris dagger
Subject: 'alim rebel cleric
Culture: Javanese
Setting: Java war, Mataram 1825-1830
Objectkeris dagger

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* American Museum of Natural History > Mead Hall of Pacific Peoples

* Tropenmuseum > Nederlands-Indië 
"Vorstelijke kris  
IJzer, nikkel, goud, diamanten, email.  Yogyakarta, Midden-Java, Indonesië, 19de eeuw."

* Tropenmuseum > Zuidoost Azië
"Kris met wajangfiguur 
IJzer, hout.  
Midden-Java, Indonesië.  
Iste helft 20ste eeuw."

* Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology > Pacific Islands Hall
"Knife, kris  tortoise shell, wood, iron, tin, ivory  Indonesia, Java
Knives, kris, are owned by almost all Javanese men.  The shape and style of the blade and the grip of the kris indicate the owner's rank.  The kris is worn for important occasions."  ...

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* >cf. 1746 Javanese pendekar dagger keris