JAVA, 19TH CENTURY A Javanese carved bone figural dagger hilt. The hilt is carved in the form of a man holding two snakes with a figural elephant head form necklace. The hilt is heavily incised with checkered and geometric linear patterns. The handle is accompanied with a wooden display stand. Handle measures 3 3/4" , overall 5 1/2"
Old original surface, loss of glass eye and bottom portion fragmental.