A very fine example with beautifully chiseled silver pommel plate.
A Sinhalese knife with lavish silver mounts and overlay.
With parcel gilding and ruby eyes, in a fine silver repousse scabbard.
A rare example retaining its original silver covered scabbard.
An antique Sinhalese walking cane, made of a light and relatively flexible
Made in the Four Workshops of the King of Kandy.
With classic cinnabar red, yellow, green and black lacquered decoration.
Fitting in a single scabbard. Modest for Sinhalese work.
A massive example weighing just over 800 grams. With scabbard.
A fine Kandyan knife, or ul-pihiya, probably mid 18th century.
A nice example of a rare type of weapon from the Sinhalese arsenal.
Many Asian export sword guards, and later Japanese guards inspired by them
Of the Royal Workshops of the Kingdom of Khandy.
Probably from the late Kandyan period.
An impressively large kasthāné, dating from the 18th century.