The sword of the tribes living in and near the Khyber pass.
With wootz handle with fine pierced pommel dome.
One of Europe's rarest gun types. A fine example, with mother of pearl inlaid stock.
With gilt copper scabbard and multi-row twist-core blade.
Persian wootz shamshir in a talwar hilt from Lahore.
An old warhorse with several repairs.
Made by a maker called Noah in 1809 for a certain Mehemmed Ağa Fî. With beautiful golden overlays on blade.
In Punjabi style hilt, with elaborately chiseled blade.
Of Chinese manufacture, traded widely and used gainst the Dutch during the Aceh Wars in 1873–1904.
With bifurcated S-shaped blade in talwar hilt.
With an armory stamp dated Hijri 1326, corresponding to about 1908.
A remarkable example of bladesmithing with a 5 row twist-core pattern that meanders over the blade.
A very good sword from South Sulawesi (Celebes) with silver mounts and a dated VOC blade.