Jinchuan aborigines sword, the Qianlong emperor's name for this type of sword.
Exceedingly rare Ainu sword. Comes in an old Japanese collection box.
Once part of a trisula, made on Java in the 17th century.
Of military style with long, narrow blades and ribbed hardwood grips.
Executed in the Tibetan style, exhibiting dragons in foliage chasing flaming jewels.
With intricately carved ivory hilt depicting a demon on a horse.
A very early, full-length type, rarely seen with chiseled iron mounts.
An extremely rare sleeveless vest from the Ming-Qing transition period.
A royal sword, probably from the Wasi kingdom in present-day Sichuan province.
A massive 17th century saber blade with markings in Manchu and Chinese.
A fine example with mother-or-pearl decorated hilt and scabbard.
The design, overlaid in silver, gold, and copper, over a crosshatched background shows dragon amongst clouds.
Private collection. Not for sale.
With overlays of vegetal motifs alternated with animals, actual and mythical.
A deluxe set of double straightswords with carved ivory grips and gilt mounts.
An unusually large presentation saber in the style of high-end Chinese military sabers.
With twist-core steel and of early liuyedao form. Probably 17th century.
With openwork brass mounts in early imperial style.
With mountings of meticulously worked copper with silver overlays