Once part of a trisula, made on Java in the 17th century.
With mountings of meticulously worked copper with silver overlays
With overlays of vegetal motifs alternated with animals, actual and mythical.
With intricately carved ivory hilt depicting a demon on a horse.
The design, overlaid in silver, gold, and copper, over a crosshatched background shows dragon amongst clouds.
Private collection. Not for sale.