A royal sword, probably from the Wasi kingdom in present-day Sichuan province.
With beautiful pierced ironwork scabbard.
A very good example of a Tibetan dpa'dam in its archetypical form.
Jinchuan aborigines sword, the Qianlong emperor's name for this type of sword.
With mountings of meticulously worked copper with silver overlays
With overlays of vegetal motifs alternated with animals, actual and mythical.
With intricately carved ivory hilt depicting a demon on a horse.