The sword of the Murut headhunters of northern Borneo.
Of the exact type seen in use by the famous 29th Route Army.
A rarer configuration, normally mounted with brass in this period. With a chrome-plated blade.
Of the 19th century, with fine pierced scabbard mouthpiece.
An early version of this iconic Indian weapon, with its characteristic swollen tip.
Of very good quality for this type of weapon.
Dating from the revival period of Chinese archery in the 1930s.
With a good quality wootz blade.
The dadao is the iconic weapon of republican
An interesting little sword guard, of fairly simple form w
A very fine Malay matchlock or "satingar" with Indo-Portuguese style luck.
With finely carved horn hilt, silver mounts and reshaped European blade.
A classic duanjian, but of somewhat earlier manufacture than most.
With katar-tipped heads and dark brown shafts.
A rare, early south Indian dagger with Bikaner armory markings
One of the most iconic of Chinese weapons, commonly known as "Guandao"
In emerald green scabbard and with fan case.
Ornate Vietnamese guőm (
This type of axe was part of the standard equipment of the
Short but substantial, with its protruding tip it's rather mace-like.
The blade features a sunken panel with very finely chiseled "tree of life" motiff of small leaves.
A rare Philippine fighting knife, probably from Luzon island. It has a very well-made blade.
Also called klewang sasak by Indonesian collectors.
With a samvat date that corresponds to 1691 A.D.
A very large example with a strongly reinforced tip and stone handle scales.
Made by the Kinai group of Echizen, who originated as horimono carvers.
A large Kachin style square-ended dha in Shan style mountings.
Made of a single piece of ivory, with a kneeling figure in its base.
Probably from the late Kandyan period.
With rare pale buffalo horn hilt with gold alloy inlays.
With very good pattern welded blade, complete with scabbard.
With heavy pierced silver mounts in with archaic dragon designs.
A rare example with pattern welded blade, retaining its original scabbard.
A sinew-backed bow with rather nice lacquer work.
An understated, elegant khukuri of substantial proportions with fine layered blade.
With exceptionally wide blade, forged with a hardened leading edge.
From Tamil Nadu. With clean lines and precise geometry.
With rare downward curving grip as seen on artwork of the 17th and 18th centuries.
With elaborate silver overlaid blade and inlaid iron hilt.
With less common wooden hilt and elaborately inlaid blade in brass, copper and silver.
A nice Balkan Ottoman dagger of a type called hançer
An Ottoman bichaq, literally "knife", shaped like
A rare Ottoman bow that has seen better days.
From the Aceh region, described locally as peudeueng peusangan with a "hulu meu apet" or Indian styled basket hilt.
Cochinchina, second half of the 18th century.
A large Tibetan sword or dpa'dam, representing its classic form.
A heavy Indian katar with substantial armor piercing blade.
The slender blade is made of flawless wootz steel in boldly contrasting shades of silver and dark grey.
A large example of a type called sang.
The Chinese straightsword or jian (劍) was th
An Ottoman bichaq, literally "knife", shaped like a yata
Sets with a knife and chopsticks -and sometimes some other utensils- were co