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Exclusive Keris from Bali with Gold-plated Kinatah Image of the Hindu-Buddhist Deity Kala Rao + Antique Mendak Keris Ring inlaid with Rubies

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This exclusive keris comes from the island of Bali, Indonesia. Due to the many temples and shrines on the island, Bali is also known as the 'Island of the Gods'. The pantheon in Bali consists of many Hindu gods and Buddhist deities as well as animist spirits. Kala Rao is an eminent deity of the ...

Keris Kalawijan Luk 23 with Goldplated Kinatah Finish and Natural Fragrant Sandalwooden Sheath

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We proudly presents to you yet another premium quality pusaka; an antique masterpiece from the sixteenth century tangguh Madiun era (East Java). The highly unusual dapur model immediately strikes the eye as one unsheathes the ancient keris. This particular type of keris is called a 'kalawijan', a very rare dapur characterized by the blade's extraordinary ...

Keris Kamardikan Karno Tinanding Luk 5 – A Modern Keris of the Highest Standard

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Karno Tinanding, or Karno Tanding, refers to the great war between the Pāndavas and Kauravas on the Kuru field, as mentioned in the Mahābhārata epic. The final battle in the Mahābhārata is called the 'Bhāratayūddha', which is fought between two brothers born from the same mother (Kunti Nalibranta), but from another father. They are the ...

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 ...