In emerald green scabbard and with fan case.
A rare Philippine fighting knife, probably from Luzon island. It has a very well-made blade.
Accomplished by bending the edge up and down alternately and polishing it smooth again.
Of a type also issued to the Qing Vanguard.
Sets with a knife and chopsticks and sometimes some other utensils were co
With the relatively rare feature of a raised backedge.
Sets with a knife and chopsticks -and sometimes some other utensils- were co
The Island of Taiwan was briefly under Dutch colonial rule in the 17th cen
From approximately the 5th to 3rd century B.C.
Many Mongols, the Khalkas in particular, had close ties with the Manchu ru
It has a solid pale green jade hilt that is fitted to a silver collar-piece.
A fine example with mother-or-pearl decorated hilt and scabbard.
A small Korean knife called eunjangdo, literally "
A charming little sewar dagger from the island of Sumatra, Indonesia.
A type of long keris often described as "execution keris".
With carved hardwood grips. Complete with pigskin scabbard.
With beautifully carved horn grip.
With all silver construction, including the blade.
With intricately carved ivory hilt depicting a demon on a horse.
With heavy pierced silver mounts in with archaic dragon designs.
Undulating bilah blade of eleven luk.
A Chinese style fighting knife probably made in Yunnan or Vietnam.
With a very thick and heavy blade and nicely worked brass mounts.
A peculiar form of dagger found on the northern part of the island of Sumatra.
A simple early 20th-century fighting dagger with ribbed grip.
An unusually ornate version of what is normally a very simple weapon.
With iron ferrule and copper and silver overlaid blade.
With characteristic bulb pommel and silver plating on hilt and scabbard.
A classic example with an older blade and timaha wood scabbard.
The blade inlaid with brass, complete with a horn scabbard with pierced decoration.
With carved wooden hilt with a beautiful deep patina. Blade in old finish.
A very rare type of dagger that originates from the borderlands of Eastern Tibet and Sichuan.
It was collected by Laurens Langewis, an early 20th-century ethnographer and author.
Measuring almost a meter, with exceptional blade for a ceremonial keris.
Of Kham area regional style, with a grip studded with turquoises and corals.
With fine blade in recent polish. With resting scabbard.
Broad bladed example with horn hilt and engraved blade.
A heavy Sin-Vietnamese fighting knife, with recently polished blade.
Early piece with an unusual European-style stiletto blade.
An oversized utility knife of the headhunters of Borneo.
A rare type of dagger from South Kalimantan, loosely based on Islamic daggers seen worn by traders.
The 9-luk blade of strong proportions is engraved with the face of a demon.
A rare thousand-year-old dagger from the Khmer empire.