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FOUR SOUTHEAST ASIAN EDGED WEAPONS, LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY

comprising a Javanese

keris

with wavy pattern-welded blade,

paste-set gilt

selut,

and carved hardwood grip, in its scabbard

with chased white metal

pendok

; another, probably Sumatran,

with carved grip and

wranka

, the latter involving a stylised lion;

another

keris;

and a

bade bade

with fishbone blade and carved

wooden grip and scabbard

the first 33.5 cm; 13

¼

in blade

(4)

£220-250

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THREE SOUTHEAST ASIAN EDGED WEAPONS, LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURIES

comprising a Patani

keris,

with double-edged blade, carved

hardwood hilt of characteristic beaked form, in its silver-

mounted hardwood scabbard; another

keris,

with carved

hardwood grip, in its scabbard with spirally moulded silver

pendok;

and a shortsword, with pattern-welded blade, carved

ivory grip decorated with scrolls, in its scabbard

the first: 25.5 cm; 10 in blade

(3)

⦿

£300-350

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A JAVANESE SHORTSWORD (KERIS) AND A SUMATRAN KERIS, LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY

the first with pattern-welded wavy blade, carved hardwood

grip, in its scabbard with chased silver

pendok

, the second with

wavy blade, chased silver washer, carved angular hardwood

grip with beaked pommel, in its scabbard with brass

pendok

the first: 34.2 cm; 13

½

in blade

(2)

£200-250

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A MALAYSIAN SHORTSWORD (KERIS), PATANI, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

with straight double-edged blade, finely carved hardwood grip

incorporating a monstrous mask with long beak, in its

hardwood scabbard

36.5 cm; 14 14

in blade

£200-250

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A SUMATRAN KERIS AND A CELEBES DAGGER, LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY

the first with wavy pattern-welded blade, and carved

hardwood figurative grip; the second with slightly curved

fullered blade, hardwood hilt, in its carved hardwood scabbard

the first: 38.5 cm; 15

in blade

(2)

£200-220

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TWO JAVANESE SHORTSWORDS (KERIS), LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY

the first with pattern-welded blade, gilt

selut,

carved hardwood

grip with two characteristic panels of scrollwork, in its

scabbard with engraved brass

pendok;

the second with

double-edged blade, paste-set

selut,

carved hilt, in its

scabbard with white metal

pendok

the first: 35.5 cm; 14 in blade

(2)

£200-220

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