Thread: Unsusual hilt
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Old 1st January 2010, 06:49 PM   #3
Alam Shah
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Originally Posted by Marcokeris
.. A similar hit is in the book "Hulu keris" in which the author said it comes from Yogya ...or Solo area (I don't remember well)..
According to "Hulu Keris", it is said to be a Surakarta abstract piece, a cat devoured by a snake.. but in this case, it looks more like a puppy or a lamb..

What is the significance of the depiction? What does it symbolise?
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