View Single Post
Old 16th January 2007, 01:03 PM   #2
Keris forum moderator
David's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: The Great Midwest
Posts: 5,548

Very nice Kai Wee. I have a keris with very similar dress (it doesn't have the black bands) which i always assumed was also early 20thC, so your dating helps support that, thanks.
Do you think these two were actually made as a pair or they just happen to match. The one difference i do notice right away is that the badek lacks the black bands (horn?ebony?) that are present at the top of the gandar on the keris. They look good together regardless.
David is offline   Reply With Quote