In the style of a Malay keris panjang.
With all silver construction, including the blade.
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.
With crisp, extremely very well-preserved wootz blade.
A rarer variety with a hilt that takes inspiration from the kora and talwar.
These handsome daggers were worn by the nomadic Hadendoa people, their name has been interpreted as meaning "Lion Clan".
Of elegant form with very crisp blade.
A beautiful black coral hilted example, made in the King's workshops.
With spinach green jade handle and carved buffalo horn scabbard.
A textbook example of this rare and early type of keris.
Nice European parrying dagger, possibly German or Swiss.
Of a type used by bandits, brigands, pirates, and the like.
A luxury Ainu knife styled after the Japanese tantō.
Resembling a makiri but with the blade's edge on the opposite side.
Of a typical style used in Hokkaido in the 19th century.
A slender makiri with a bark wrapped scabbard.
An exceptionally well-carved Ainu knife.
A peculiar type of knife worn in the north of Nias.
A rare thousand-year-old dagger from the Khmer empire.
The long version of the jambiya, with blackened, gold inlaid blade.
The 9-luk blade of strong proportions is engraved with the face of a demon.
A rare type of dagger from South Kalimantan, loosely based on Islamic daggers seen worn by traders.
An oversized utility knife of the headhunters of Borneo.
Early piece with an unusual European-style stiletto blade.
A heavy Sin-Vietnamese fighting knife, with recently polished blade.
Broad bladed example with horn hilt and engraved blade.
With fine blade in recent polish. With resting scabbard.
Of Kham area regional style, with a grip studded with turquoises and corals.
A 16th hooded katar with the wide, ribbed blade that is characteristic for this period.
With wootz blade inlaid in gold with the name of the maker and the owner.
Of jambiya form, with pattern welded blade and fine silver scabbard mounts.
A Hindu dagger following an ancient style that was preserved in Afghanistan.
With a long, sword-like blade characteristic of this type. With original belt.
A style of dagger often associated with the pilgrimage to Mecca.
With triple grooves and in heavy silver mountings.
A rare type of Sinhalese dagger with stylized bird hilt and blade with backedge.
Measuring almost a meter, with exceptional blade for a ceremonial keris.
It was collected by Laurens Langewis, an early 20th-century ethnographer and author.
A very rare type of dagger that originates from the borderlands of Eastern Tibet and Sichuan.
With carved wooden hilt with a beautiful deep patina. Blade in old finish.
Also known as piha-kaetta, this is more correctly a pihiya.
The blade inlaid with brass, complete with a horn scabbard with pierced decoration.
A classic example with an older blade and timaha wood scabbard.
With characteristic bulb pommel and silver plating on hilt and scabbard.
Exhibiting southern style beaded edges with northern style construction and gold.
A nice honest example of an early south Indian katar with great sculptural qualities.
Made of blackened copper-gold alloy, finely inlaid with poems in pure gold.
A very fine example with beautifully chiseled silver pommel plate.