A Javanese Keris Solo.

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A Javanese Keris Solo.

Umur (age): Kamardikan

Asal (=origin): Surakarta, possibly Empu Pak Pauzan.

The Keris with a straight hand forged Wilah (blade), consists of Pamor steel forged in different layers of iron (pattern type: ‘Ron Kenduru Sungsang’, changing to ‘Dadung Muntir’). Dapur in ‘Sempana Bener’ and ‘Elephant trunk’ shape. Silver Mendak (cuff) of ‘Parijoto’ type, between hilt and blade. Ukiran (Keris hilt) in ‘Jejeran Salembaran’ shape, and carved from Cendana Jawa wood. Warangka (sheath) of ‘Gayaman Gandhon’ type (‘kidney’ shaped). Warangka and Gandar both made from Pelet Nyamel wood, patiently carved by hand.

Length of the blade, including ‘Pesi’ (tang of the blade): 45.5 cm. (1x)

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