MALAY ART GALLERY'S....House of  Keris

Keris Bugis Luk 5 Ganjar Seiras Toli-Toli 0722.

Keris Bugis Luk 5 Ganjar Seiras Toli-Toli 0722 - Very good and rather rare example of a keris from the southern Sulawesi region of Bugis. Handle in the kerdas or pistol grip form and top sheath in the tebeng forms, are made from well selected kemuning woods with the bottom stem made from angsana woods having the rope or toli-toli attachments made from woven fabrics.

Sturdy blade with 5 luks or waves, and base features or perabots, having the base cross piece made one with the blade, called ganjar seiras.

Pamor patterns are arranged in the mlumah technique of the wos utah or scattered variations. which is said to enhance the owner's material well being.

Condition: Very good condition. Aside from minor cracks at the hilt, but still intact, rest is in very good condition.

Age:  Krises are traditionally made without any date stampings or engravings of the makers' name. Although a kris smith or "empu" has his own styles configured together with the dapor and especially the ganjar (cross piece). Obvious age wear and tear, usage, familiarity with forms, motifs and designs, origin and history, mediums and materials used are our guidelines in determining an approximate age. This particular piece, from our experience and knowledge, should go back to the early 19th century.

Length of blade: 14".   Overall length: 18".

Price:- US$490 excluding shipping.





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