Fine and rare Sword Handle, Visayan, the Philippines - 14796

Up for sale is this rare sword handle. Such handles are seen on Visayan Bolo swords from the Philippines. Carved from a massive single piece of a water Buffalo horn. Very long 5 inches beak. Silver covered disk shaped cross guard. Total length 9 1/2 inches. Very good condition. Minor losses to the silver on the cross guard Most probably 19 C.