Item  106
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Item  106    An Javanese Lading Lurus.  The old blade is laminated and is
pamor Sanak, it is metuk iras and it has not been made as a work of art, but
rather, as a weapon.

It has been mounted in dagger dress, which is old and with some carved
ornamentation and a kepet carved into the scabbard design, it is probably of
East Javanese origin. The hilt is a loose fit in the scabbard.

It was acquired from a neighbour in Solo in the 1970's

Blade length   8" (203mm)     overall length   14" (355mm)