With heavy mounts executed in silver.
Its silver scabbard richly decorated in churi chenm style or "wavy pattern".
Referring to the wavy patterns on the midsection of the silver scabbard.
A fine example of a Bhutanese shortsword with "churi chenm" scabbard.
With narrow blade and all brass mounts.
With heavy silver mounts, pierced and chiseled.
With early pierced iron pommel and a style of scabbard worn in Arunachal Pradesh.
With triple grooves and in heavy silver mountings.
This style was worn by nobles and senior officials.
From the P. Holstein collection, published in 1931.