This enigmatic hardwood club is modeled after a sword.
It represents the best of Burmese silversmithing with repousse work in high relief.
Belt buckle from West-Java, worn by Peranakan and wealthy Javanese women.
A very rare flask used by Chin men of Burma for sipping nicotine water.
A fine ceremonial paddle of the Ngaju Dayak of southern Borneo.
This style was produced in Tangerang, just West of Batavia, now Jakarta.
An unusual variety, shortened to carbine size, with a chicken wing wood stock.
Weapons not for man, but for an unfortunate rooster. Retired, in a hardwood box.
Of Chinese manufacture, traded widely and used gainst the Dutch during the Aceh Wars in 1873–1904.
A rare variation of one of the rarest forms of Indonesian arms.
With a finely crafted silver handle with dragons and squirrels, mounted on a malacca cane.
Constructed out of dense hardwood and with fine mother-of-pearl inlays in the Vietnamese fashion.
Based on the Dutch Beaumont mechanism, but with Indonesian twist forged barrel and golden inlays.
Called Súng hỏa mai in Vietnamese, with baitong lock.
A rare Burmese weapon combining a percussion carbine with a short sword.
A very fine Malay matchlock or "satingar" with Indo-Portuguese style luck.
Cochinchina, second half of the 18th century.
A nice example with fossil elephant or mastodon molar butt plates.