Tag Archives Kamardikan

Luxurious Keris Kamardikan Nāga Sapta

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The various kind of nāga dapur keris models (Sapta, Sarira, Sasra, Siluman, etc.) are perhaps the most sought-after heirloom items among the serious pusaka collectors around the world. In fact, the demand for luxurious keris kamardikan featuring a Nāga Sapta dapur has rapidly increased in the past three decades. Several different types of Nāga keris ...

High-End Balinese Keris Kamardikan Nāga Makara

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This high-end keris kamardikan, or contemporary keris, is a true masterpiece made by empu Fatur Rohman, a highly skilled artisan of royal descent. Empu Fatur Rohman is arguably one of the best keris makers in Indonesia today. Thus, the keris Nāga Makara demonstrates the empu's mastery of sophisticated forging techniques. Furthermore, the clever combination of ...

Keris Siak Indrapura – An Extremely Rare and Unique Dapur from Riau Province

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The keris Siak Indrapura has a very rare and special dapur named 'Unduk-unduk', which originates from the area of Riau Province in Northeast Sumatera. The dapur Unduk-unduk features five luks (waves). It is a relatively unknown dapur among contemporary keris collectors. Therefore, it is suggested that this keris has been custom made on a special ...

Keris Kamardikan featuring the Classical Naga Sasra model with a Stylish Pamor Kupu Tarung (Butterfly Wings) Pattern

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The keris Någå Sasra Kupu Tarung is a real masterpiece by empu Santo from Madura Sumenep, Indonesia. Empu Santo is a young and talented keris maker. His works always resemble the true mastery of a set of extraordinary forging skills. The keris Någå Såsrå Kupu Tarung is no exception to this general rule, for indeed, ...

Keris Kamardikan with Dapur Parungsari and Sineba Combined

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A true masterpiece by empu Agus Pribadi of besalen Pasir Bersinar in Malang, East Java, Indonesia. In the contemporary keris scene, the besalen Pasir Bersinar in Malang is perhaps one of the most popular workshops for modern kerises in Indonesia today. With this keris kamardikan, the besalen Pasir Bersinar has proven its exalted reputation ...