Very Good Silver Mounted Badek / Badik Knife, Java, Indonesia - 13328

The Badek (or Badik) is a knife / dagger from Java, Indonesia. It is characterized by its single edge blade and the pistol grip shape handle. This one has a narrow shape blade: 9 inches long, forged from pamor steel. The handle is carved from horn and the scabbard is covered with finely chased silver . Total length (in scabbard) 16 inches. Very good condition.