SABER Pedang Island of Java, Indonesia, 19th century

Frédéric Coridon

Description

SABER Pedang
Java Island, Indonesia, 19th century
Wood, iron and silver
Long. total: 50 cm; Long. scabbard: 39.5 cm
Long. blade: 33 cm; Long. handle: 12 cm
(restoration)

Saber with iron blade, straight, slightly tapered at its end and single-edged. The wooden handle takes the form of an anthropozoomorphic figure finely carved with plant motifs.
The wooden scabbard is covered with embossed silver leaves and organized in a decoration of foliage scrolls. The upper part, cut into a volute, echoes the dragon's tongue of the handle. He wears two suspension rings.

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Condition Good condition
1250 €

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