Kris: Power and History in Bali

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Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

35 Stirling Highway

University of Western Australia

Crawley, WA 6009

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Enquiries: lwag@uwa.edu.au or 08 6488 3707

Join cultural and social anthropologist Professor Lyn Parker (Asian Studies, UWA), whose research includes the anthropology of Indonesia, women and gender relations, to view the kris (asymmetrical daggers with distinctive blade-patterning) in the exhibition In Light of Shadows.

Learn more about the place of kris, considered as magically powerful objects in Balinese history and culture.

Campus Partner: Discipline of Asian Studies, UWA


Image: Keris, 20th century, Indonesia, metal, wood. RM & CH Berndt Estate, Berndt Museum [1994/0050.1-2]

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