A fine eastern Tibetan example with silver braided scabbard mounts.
A rare Philippine fighting knife, probably from Luzon island. It has a very well-made blade.
From the Aceh region, described locally as peudeueng peusangan with a "hulu meu apet" or Indian styled basket hilt.
Presented in this article is a somewhat rare example of a purely practical Vietna
With heavy mounts executed in silver.
With captured French blade, ground down to fit.
An unusual dha with features of various cultures.
With mountings of meticulously worked copper with silver overlays
Showing the strong Japanese influence on Vietnamese sword making of the time.
In excavated condition. Probably 15th-17th century.
Its silver scabbard richly decorated in churi chenm style or "wavy pattern".
Most antique Vietnamese sabers on the mar
An unusual Vietnamese officer saber of the 19th century, with an all-horn hilt.
Ornate Vietnamese guőm (
A nice example with fossil elephant or mastodon molar butt plates.
Cochinchina, second half of the 18th century.
The grip made of a single piece, worked in high relief.
With beautiful pierced ironwork scabbard.
Made of a single piece of ivory, with a kneeling figure in its base.
A large Tibetan sword or dpa'dam, representing its classic form.
With triple tiered golden crown with enamel decor.
A very good Vietnamese ceremonial kiem of the Nguyen dynasty.
An English rifle that was built around an 18th-century Ottoman barrel of the finest quality.
With inscription that reads: Raja Pagaruyung or "ruler of Pagaruyung".
Also known as pedang lurus.
An interesting Tibetan shortsword with acute point.
With a substantial, quality blade.
With ce rong or "open ravines" pattern of zig-zag lines in the steel.
Called khiên in Vietnamese.
With overlays of vegetal motifs alternated with animals, actual and mythical.
Referring to the wavy patterns on the midsection of the silver scabbard.
The dpa'dam of Tibet is a long, single edged swor
A magnificent example of a Vietnamese ceremonial saber, or guőm.
Presented in this article is a Tibetan eight-plate helmet w
The Dayak people of Borneo used two to three meter long bl
A saber that is peculiar to the southern part of the island of Borneo.
Also called klewang sasak by Indonesian collectors.
A very good example of a Tibetan dpa'dam in its archetypical form.
Private collection. Not for sale.
Of superior quality manufacture, combining a mix of European and Ottoman taste.
The design, overlaid in silver, gold, and copper, over a crosshatched background shows dragon amongst clouds.
Short but substantial, with its protruding tip it's rather mace-like.
A very fine Malay matchlock or "satingar" with Indo-Portuguese style luck.
A nice example of a rare, shorter carbine sized Tibetan matchlock musket.
A rather unusual Vietnamese falchion, by lack of a better n
Fine and unusual, with Italian renaissance style decoration.
With double tiered golden crown.
It has a narrow but sturdy blade with a springy temper.
Of very good quality for this type of weapon.
With a very good, substantial blade with differential heat treatment.
A fine example of a Bhutanese shortsword with "churi chenm" scabbard.
A royal sword, probably from the Wasi kingdom in present-day Sichuan province.