Signed Hirado Ju Kunishige
In the style of a Malay keris panjang.
Exceptionally large pierced iron guard for a Chinese yidao; "virtuous saber".
Rare type of rectangular wooden shield from Vietnam.
With all silver construction, including the blade.
A short version of the Vietnamese kiếm sword with a finely carved horn hilt.
Blade signed Sesshū-jū Fujiwara Hiroyoshi, active in the 1670s-80s.
Japanese sword guard depicting three wise monkeys conveying the message see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil.
Southern Chinese saber made for a soldier under the Plain Red Banner.
N.B.T.H.K. Hozon with a set of Nanban-style koshirae with signed tsuba.
Of a style often associated with Tanjore, the seat of the Vijayanagara empire.
The blade with an extremely thick point on a very thin blade.
Also called jamdhar doulicaneh. Forged from a single piece of steel, complete with scabbard.
With different types of decor on either side of the hilt.
Silk horse mask from the Xianbei ruled dynasty which ruled northern China from 386 to 534 A.D.
Fine German hunting flintlock with captured Ottoman barrel.
With crisp, extremely very well-preserved wootz blade.
Fine silver overlaid dha made in Mindan village, south of Mandala
With markings attributing it to the Tongzhou incident and a Japanese surrender tag.
A rarer variety with a hilt that takes inspiration from the kora and talwar.
Peculiar shield with catching hook, used by the Santali people of Bengal.
An enigmatic type of axe, this one probably from tribal north India.
These handsome daggers were worn by the nomadic Hadendoa people, their name has been interpreted as meaning "Lion Clan".
With fine 18th century blade that combines many stylistic features.
Of elegant form with very crisp blade.
Made of pasteboard, finely lacquered with roses and nightengales.
A beautiful black coral hilted example, made in the King's workshops.
With spinach green jade handle and carved buffalo horn scabbard.
Of the silver overlaid type made in Mindan, with an unusual story on the blade.
A curious slashing weapon from northern Borneo.
The hilt with overlay of the finest quality of the period
12th-century blade. 33rd Shinsha Juyō Token with sayagaki by Tanobe.
A textbook example of this rare and early type of keris.
Nice European parrying dagger, possibly German or Swiss.
With later, elaborately chiseled hilt of very fine quality.
A sharp, heavier user. Not the flimsy type usually encountered.
With massive blade and silk brocade decorated scabbard.
Of rather clean design for the area, with separate silver mouth with teeth in hilt.
The basket hilt is elaborately overlaid with silver in floral designs.
Mentioning the son of a Maharajah and a year corresponding to 1887 A.D.
The enormous blade made of fine, boldly contrasting wootz steel.
The very detailed mountings are decorated with designs of Japanese spiny lobsters.
The great size is quite unusual for this type of knife.
Signed, ubu. Complete with tasteful koshirae and Hozon papers.
Very rare subtype of a Khond tribal axe with double points.
Of a type used by bandits, brigands, pirates, and the like.
A Chinese "sword breaker" with the rarer, bamboo-sectioned rod.
A Chinese shortsword made by a well-known Longquan maker.
Sized like the Chinese changren dadao, yet the execution of the hilt is Cambodian.
A heavily executed Chinese carrying pole that was used as a weapon.
Based on a Chinese military saber blade, with unusual horn demon hilt
Made of thick lacquered hide, with a single brass boss