top of page

This ceremonial keris handle is finely carved from wood in the Tapak Kuda (horse hoof) style. Delicately pierced and carved with raised bands of traditional stylized floral patterns into the impression of the Hindu elephant god Ganesh , showing the influence of Aniconism in Islamic design.

Origin: Sumatra, Indonesia


Dimensions: 4" L x 1" W x 1.75" D

20th C. Indonesian Wood Keris Handle; Tapak Kuda Horse Hoof w/ Ganesha in Floral

SKU: 799-12474
    bottom of page