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Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 14th December 2019, 06:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,495
Posted By Paul B.
Apropos Kebo kanthong: is there a relationship...

Apropos Kebo kanthong: is there a relationship between the name and the particular blade? "Waterbuffalo" seems an odd name for it.

Can anyone tell if dapur Kebo slurung is the same? I came across it...
Forum: Swap Forum 11th December 2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 242
Posted By Paul B.
Price update: 150 Euro.

Price update: 150 Euro.
Forum: Ethnographic Weapons 8th December 2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,535
Posted By Paul B.
I wonder why some blades keep there smell for...

I wonder why some blades keep there smell for years where others fade in a few weeks time. Nowadays I don't use fragant oils just a cheap sewing oil. Could it be that the smell is absorbed by the...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 8th December 2019, 02:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,196
Posted By Paul B.
The brown deteriorated colour is a good age sign...

The brown deteriorated colour is a good age sign or is the conclusion to easy as a wrangka could also be made of an old piece of ivory but recently carved ?
Forum: Swap Forum 6th December 2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 242
Posted By Paul B.
Up for sale SIWAI / SEWAR dagger SUMATRA

Up for sale an elegant SEWAR dagger from SUMATRA
Authentic piece in all its elements.
Size: 34 cm.
Grip: well patinated and flaming wood: Kemuning kayu.
Dress covered with floral applications and...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 6th December 2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,196
Posted By Paul B.
Old topic but I'd like to join in because I have...

Old topic but I'd like to join in because I have seen several (Bali) wrangka's with this brown striping (always back side) and wonder where this comes from?

Here is another poor quality pic I have...
Forum: Keris Swap Forum 4th December 2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 177
Posted By Paul B.
SOLD INSTANTLY, THANK YOU !

SOLD INSTANTLY, THANK YOU !
Forum: Keris Swap Forum 2nd December 2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 177
Posted By Paul B.
A fine Sulawesi Bugis keris up for sale

A fine Sulawesi Bugis keris up for sale.

It shows a slightly bend blade and good Ujung gunung pamor (all in an original setting and good fitting), the superb hilt in a shape of an abstract Garuda,...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 31st July 2019, 05:41 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,949
Posted By Paul B.
Referring to the initial post of that nice...

Referring to the initial post of that nice Palembang kris I noticed the adapted slot opening. Seems to have contained quite a square model.
Forum: Keris Swap Forum 28th July 2019, 08:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,125
Posted By Paul B.
Final price reduction for this fine keris: 225...

Final price reduction for this fine keris: 225 Euro.
Forum: Keris Swap Forum 21st July 2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,125
Posted By Paul B.
keris from private collection for sale

Offered for sale this nice antique Solo keris from private collection
Wilah: Lurus
Dapur: Tilam upih
Pamor: Banyu setetes = Tirto tumetes RARE AND WELL PERFORMED PAMOR, RECENTLY CLEANED BY A...
Forum: Keris Swap Forum 2nd June 2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 868
Posted By Paul B.
SOLD !

SOLD !
Forum: Keris Swap Forum 23rd May 2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 868
Posted By Paul B.
Reduced price, best offer ! 125 E.

Reduced price, best offer !

125 E.
Forum: Keris Swap Forum 19th May 2019, 07:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 868
Posted By Paul B.
Ganesh hilt for sale

Up for sale this lovely Ganesha handle from Tegal / Ceribon area.

Nicely carved hardwood handle and the elephant trunk is quite visible from the sides. Comes with a rare cage mendak and marble...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 5th May 2019, 07:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,009
Posted By Paul B.
Indeed a lovely blade and nice looking scabbard...

Indeed a lovely blade and nice looking scabbard but the gandar could have been a replacement. Shape and colour is not what I expect to see of a Minang keris.
Tip end of the peksi is odd (lloks like a...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 15th April 2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 994
Posted By Paul B.
Seems like the nose is adapted / reshaped but...

Seems like the nose is adapted / reshaped but pics lack to be sure. Would be intersting to see more of it in detail.
Can / will you pull it off and add a proper selut?
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 10th November 2018, 06:21 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,949
Posted By Paul B.
warangka for identification

What about this warangka type.
From the one hand it looks like a Madura daunan model ( with broken wing) but it was labelled as 'possibly Malaysia'.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 7th November 2018, 03:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,592
Posted By Paul B.
Check this reference from our knowledgeable...

Check this reference from our knowledgeable friend Alan:

http://www.kerisattosanaji.com/kerisglossary.html
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 7th November 2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,592
Posted By Paul B.
The spot is shown herewith. Or is this thick...

The spot is shown herewith. Or is this thick black corrosion?
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 7th November 2018, 11:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,592
Posted By Paul B.
A Donoriko with an image of a cockatoo is not...

A Donoriko with an image of a cockatoo is not that common, usually a profil image of a horse (Kudah) is seen.

The back hanger is not that much of a problem but the bumped ( and sidewise cracks) are!...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 2nd November 2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,285
Posted By Paul B.
True but if you happen to deal with a gandariras...

True but if you happen to deal with a gandariras sheath but in case the gandar is an individual element then the risk of breaking at the weak point ( the glued neck part) is realistic. Then you're...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 31st October 2018, 03:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,613
Posted By Paul B.
Maybe kinatah is missing or planned for the...

Maybe kinatah is missing or planned for the open-work ganja and creature?
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 14th September 2018, 05:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,165
Posted By Paul B.
In addition to David's comment: an example of a...

In addition to David's comment:
an example of a squarish pesi and I have had / seen a few more.

PS> What about Sirek's 'even' greneng, they seem unusual to me ? Worn off ?
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 30th July 2018, 04:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,216
Posted By Paul B.
If post #4 is done according the pakem rules and...

If post #4 is done according the pakem rules and if it is worn by a member of the Surakarta Keraton hierarchy.
The handle is a recent (decent) replacement.
Old blade (Adeg pamor) fits flush.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 29th July 2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,216
Posted By Paul B.
Alan, what about the first (black base) Gayaman...

Alan, what about the first (black base) Gayaman kris. That's a 'genuine' kraton kris as being identified for a Jajar. Would be most interested to know about that one as that is the one from my own...
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