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Keris Murma Malela from the 17th Century Tangguh Mataram Era

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The keris Murma Malela is an exquisite Javanese keris that was forged in the seventeenth century tangguh Mataram era. The dapur of this ancient keris features the rarely seen Murma Malela model. Murma Malela is a unique type of dapur with 7 luks, which can easily be recognized by the rather unusual shape of the ...

Old Javanese Keris Pulung Geni from the Tangguh Majapahit Era

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A very old and rare Javanese keris from the Majapahit era (1292–1500 CE). The keris is rare in the sense that it features the rather unusual dapur named Pulung Geni, which indeed is seldom found. This dapur has a straight blade with a short gandik, a deep pejetan, a wide tikel alis, and a long ...

Keris Mahesa Lajer with Pamor Wos Wutah – A Traditional Javanese Pusaka from the 16th Century

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The dapur of this ancient keris is called 'Mahesa Lajer', sometimes also known as 'Kebo Lajer', a traditional Javanese keris model. Since time immemorial, kerises featuring the dapur Mahesa Lajer have always been a most popular heirloom item among the indigenous people from Java, especially among people from the lower ranks in society, such as ...

Islamic Shirt featuring Handwritten Spells and Sacred Geometric Designs

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A truly unique piece of Muslim clothing for the devout spiritual practitioner of Islamic magic. The white shirt has been consecrated by an Islamic master from Martapura in Kalimantan, Indonesia. There are several handwritten mystic spells on both sides of the shirt. Hence, the shirt is empowered with strong kanuragan qualities to protect the wearer ...

Holy Gaharu Wooden Amulet Filled with Sacred Herbs

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A rare and unique Indonesian amulet hand carved from holy Gaharu wood. The amulet has been made and consecrated by an Islamic master from Martapura in Kalimantan, Indonesia. Martapura is widely known for its Islamic pesantren schools. Indeed, Martapura brings forth many great Islamic santri scholars, whose piety is reflected in the traditional white Muslim ...