With mountings of meticulously worked copper with silver overlays
With beautiful pierced ironwork scabbard.
With openwork brass mounts in early imperial style.
With twist-core steel and of early liuyedao form. Probably 17th century.
An unusually large presentation saber in the style of high-end Chinese military sabers.
An English rifle that was built around an 18th-century Ottoman barrel of the finest quality.
A deluxe set of double straightswords with carved ivory grips and gilt mounts.
Presented here is a beautiful khanda with an exceptionally fine pierced hilt.
An exceptional example with a graceful hilt with a strong presence.
Vishnu, the Hindu god of preservation, took many mortal shapes, or "avatar"
With overlays of vegetal motifs alternated with animals, actual and mythical.
A classic example of the 16th century.
A very good example of a Tibetan dpa'dam in its archetypical form.
Private collection. Not for sale.
The design, overlaid in silver, gold, and copper, over a crosshatched background shows dragon amongst clouds.
A fine example with mother-or-pearl decorated hilt and scabbard.
A massive 17th century saber blade with markings in Manchu and Chinese.
A royal sword, probably from the Wasi kingdom in present-day Sichuan province.
An extremely rare sleeveless vest from the Ming-Qing transition period.
A large circular Asian export sword guard with elaborate decor carved in relief on both sides.
A very early, full-length type, rarely seen with chiseled iron mounts.
With intricately carved ivory hilt depicting a demon on a horse.
A very fine example retaining its original lacquered shaft.
An impressive example with true inlays in silver in the hilt.
With Persian inspired blade in Hindu basket hilt, both of fine wootz.
Part of a group of rare late 17th century examples, representing the finest of its kind.
With Mamluk style blade decor and inscriptions on both blade and hilt.
Executed in the Tibetan style, exhibiting dragons in foliage chasing flaming jewels.
Sawasa is a copper-gold alloy that was patinated a "raven black" and then highlights were parcel-gilt.
Of military style with long, narrow blades and ribbed hardwood grips.
Once part of a trisula, made on Java in the 17th century.
Exceedingly rare Ainu sword. Comes in an old Japanese collection box.
Jinchuan aborigines sword, the Qianlong emperor's name for this type of sword.