A wakizashi by master Kunikiyo, tested by the most famous sword tester of 17th century Japan.
Carbon dated to 1175-1275 A.D. with 95,4% certainty, the height of the Mongol conquest period.
With markings attributing it to the Tongzhou incident and a Japanese surrender tag.
With a connection to local royalty in Jinchuan, Sichuan province.
Unusual Chinese duanjian with fine gilt mounts and a blade of non-Chinese origin.
Presented by the local Dai nobility to a British customs officer in 1936.
A standard pattern Qing military saber, but with the rare addition of a label in Manchu.
Large and heavy example with the notable Umlauff provenance.
An old Korean hornbow from the 50s or 60s with string and arrows.
Built around an imported blade, with a human head shaped pommel.
A simple piece, but with a nicely etched blade typical for the Tibetan / Sichuan borderlands.