Indonesian Vintage Kris Ceremonial Spiritual Sword

£295.00

Unique collectable Kris, Vintage Traditional Indonesian Ceremonial spiritual sword, early 20th century, purchased by the owner in 1998 from Java. Exceptionally good condition for its age having been displayed and stored for many years. Rare opportunity to acquire a spiritual magical power Indonesian object.

Dimensions: Length 63cm x Width 20cm. Blade length: 43cm.
By UK Law you do not need a license to own this item, but you must be 18 years or over to purchase.
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Description

The kris
A spiritual object and weapon, often considered to have an essence or presence, considered to possess magical powers, with some blades possessing good luck and others possessing bad. Kris are used for display, as talismans with magical powers, weapons, a sanctified heirloom (pusaka), auxiliary equipment for court soldiers, an accessory for ceremonial dress, an indicator of social status, a symbol of heroism, etc. Legendary kris that possess supernatural power and extraordinary ability were mentioned in traditional folktales, such as those of Empu Gandring, Taming Sari, and Setan Kobe.

Additional information

Weight 1 kg
Dimensions 120 x 20 x 10 cm