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

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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 ...