An English rifle that was built around an 18th-century Ottoman barrel of the finest quality.
Of a type also issued to the Qing Vanguard.
Of the Western Buryats, living near the shores of Lake Baikal.
Used to move imperial orders from the emperor’s quarters to the recipient.
A purely Chinese guard and not a very ornate one.
An interesting South Indian style katar with an imported European blade.
With markings attributing it to Jalore.
The work nice and crisp, the execution has a naturalistic charm to it.
A rather unusual Vietnamese falchion, by lack of a better n
A rather well-made example of its type.
It has a narrow but sturdy blade with a springy temper.
Of very good quality for this type of weapon.
Presented by the local Dai nobility to a British customs officer in 1936.
With wootz handle with fine pierced pommel dome.
With designs of four dragons in scrollwork around a "wish-granting-jewel"
A beautiful signed Japanese ferrule and pommel plate.
Somewhat worn but once very high-quality, with great sculptural qualities and remains of silver "true inlay".
A heavy Indian katar with substantial armor piercing blade.
A chiseled iron sword guard depicting a Dutch ship with a figure on its stern.
An interesting pierced iron Asian export sword guard that is part of a small group of guards that
A sikin panjang with a triple golden crown.
A type of long keris often described as "execution keris".
A very fine specimen, complete with ruby-set scabbard.
A massive example weighing just over 800 grams. With scabbard.
With carved stone handles and superb workmanship in silver and mother-of-pearl.
Of an early type with dramatic widened shape.
An earlier example with an iconographic hilt.
A rare set of twin knives in a single scabbard.
With charming zoomorphic gauntlet with feline head.
With intricately carved ivory hilt depicting a demon on a horse.
An outstanding example with very fine silver and moth-of-pearl work.
With broad silver-clad scabbard, worked entirely in repousse.
A Japanese style sword guard made in 17th century Nagasaki Chinatown.
With a hidden compartment for a small utility knife.
An exceptionally large example with silver-clad scabbard.
Most likely used by the multi-cultural crews of pirate fleets that roamed the South China seas.
With heavy pierced silver mounts in with archaic dragon designs.
Chiseled with a rare type of decor on the base, and with two Islamic inscriptions.
With finer forge folded blade than most of its type.
With narrow blade and all brass mounts.
A rare example with pattern welded blade, retaining its original scabbard.
The hilt inlaid with silver, once blued for added contrast.
Entirely clad in silver and with a differentially heat treated blade.
With heavy silver mounts, pierced and chiseled.
With markings suggesting it was a wedding gift, presented in 1832.
Modeled after the Chinese "guan dao", made of lacquered wood.
A very rare example of a type of all-leather tube quiver that was used by Mongols and Tibetans of
A south Indian saber carrying the name "Sri Bhima Nayak".
Made in the Four Workshops of the King of Kandy.
Rarely seen today, a commoner's example with carved, bone hilt.
Used in a target archery sport that was originally practiced in the Keraton.
With wootz blade, and silver overlaid hilt that was finished with fire-gilding.