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Keris Trimurda Luk 19: A Royal Dapur from the Tangguh Mataram Era (16th–18th Century)


This ancient keris from the tangguh Mataram era (1582–1725 CE) features the rare dapur Trimurda (alternatively spelled 'Trimurdo'). This unique dapur counts not less than nineteen waves (luk). A dapur with such a large number of luks is classed as a special type of keris called 'kalawijan'. Due to the many luks, the size of ...