With engraved spine and unusual all brass pommel.
A Chinese style fighting knife probably made in Yunnan or Vietnam.
A workhorse with a stamped mark at the base of the blade.
Late 19th century with a good, well-made blade.
With a very thick and heavy blade and nicely worked brass mounts.
A small Korean knife called eunjangdo, literally "
With pierced mounts and velvet-covered scabbard.
Of a type also issued to the Qing Vanguard.
Of late 19th century make, with a very good blade.
With a heavy blade of elegant slender form. Complete with tools.
Sets with a knife and chopsticks and sometimes some other utensils were co
Also known as kothimora khukuri, in a scabbard with repousse silver mounts.
With fine silver mounts worked in repousse with designs of flowers and foliage.
With carved hardwood grips. Complete with pigskin scabbard.
Often called "kothimora khukuri", with scabbards mounted in repousse and pierced silver.
Of the 19th century, with fine pierced scabbard mouthpiece.
In emerald green scabbard and with fan case.
With heavy pierced silver mounts in with archaic dragon designs.
An understated, elegant khukuri of substantial proportions with fine layered blade.
Sets with a knife and chopsticks -and sometimes some other utensils- were co
With all silver construction, including the blade.
With characteristic bulb pommel and silver plating on hilt and scabbard.
With the relatively rare feature of a raised backedge.
A fat-bellied variety of the Nepalese khukurī with mirror polished blade and iron handle with fine silver overlay.
With heavy mounts executed in silver.
An exceptionally large example with a desirable three fullered blade.
Accomplished by bending the edge up and down alternately and polishing it smooth again.
With fine blade in recent polish. With resting scabbard.
A rare and sought-after type. This one comes in its original silver mounted scabbard.
Many Mongols, the Khalkas in particular, had close ties with the Manchu ru
With heavy silver mounts, pierced and chiseled.
From approximately the 5th to 3rd century B.C.
It has a solid pale green jade hilt that is fitted to a silver collar-piece.
With triple grooves and in heavy silver mountings.
The Island of Taiwan was briefly under Dutch colonial rule in the 17th cen
Of Kham area regional style, with a grip studded with turquoises and corals.
A very rare type of dagger that originates from the borderlands of Eastern Tibet and Sichuan.
It was collected by Laurens Langewis, an early 20th-century ethnographer and author.