Item 101 A rencong from Sumatera, the typical blade is of pamor sanak and bears
kruwingan work. The hilt is of black horn with the pommel deeply carved in a
lung-lungan motif, and with an embossed silver ferrule is fitted.
The scabbard is original to the blade, old and with inscribed ornamentation.
This rencong was collected in Batavia (now Jakarta) in about 1920, it has been in
my possession since 1953.
Blade length 10.6" (268mm) overall length 15.9" (403mm) $395
TOSANAJI KERIS LIST 76