04-20-2012 04-20-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2591B Boston
April 20, 2012 11:00 AMCalender
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Kris Dagger

$652$550
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2591B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 20, 2012 11:00AM

Description:

Kris Dagger, Malaysia, 19th century, traditional double-sided wavy blade sheathed in an elaborate low-relief metal case depicting scrolling flowers, tendrils, and birds, with wood and ivory hilt, lg. 18 1/8 in.

Provenance: Babson College Sorenson Center for the Arts, Wellesley, Massachusetts.
Estimate $200-300

Small dent to sheath. Chip/repair to wood handle.

Keywords

Kris Dagger, elaborate low-relief metal case, Malaysia, Babson College Sorenson Center for the Arts, Massachusetts, Wellesley