~ Late 19th Century Malayan Kris ~
This is a great example of a late 19th century Malayan Kris.
It has a watered steel blade and an ebony hilt. The hilt has engraved decoration and a decorative white metal and glass bead collar.
The sheath is of traditional form, made of wood with brass mount.
The knife measures (including sheath) 19 inches (48.5cm) in total length.
The blade measures 13 inches (33cm).
It weighs 354g.
~ Condition ~
The piece is in very good condition throughout. The hilt is very clean. The blade is in one piece, with only some minor flea bite chips.
The brass mounted sheath shows a few scratches and 2 small splits, approx 15cm from the tip.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £18 or the dagger can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.
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