Executed in the Tibetan style, exhibiting dragons in foliage chasing flaming jewels.
An impressive example with true inlays in silver in the hilt.
With intricately carved ivory hilt depicting a demon on a horse.
A fine example with mother-or-pearl decorated hilt and scabbard.
A classic example of the 16th century.
Vishnu, the Hindu god of preservation, took many mortal shapes, or "avatar"
An exceptional example with a graceful hilt with a strong presence.