Despite the beautiful summer weather in Haarlem I spent much of my time indoors the last weeks photographing, researching and describing 9 new items.

New items August



It was a pleasure though. These pieces span centuries of history and a geographic area from Sri Lanka to Korea and I thoroughly enjoyed owning them for a while.

They include:
A rare early tube quiver, Tibet or Mongolia
An early bow case, Tibet or Mongolia
A spreading quiver, Tibet or Mongolia
A pair of Vietnamese swords
A stray Korean sword guard
A Sumatran keris panjang
A Sinhalese kasthāné
A Sinhalese pihiya kättha
A Sinhalese ul pihiya

Go see them in full in the items section.

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Peter Dekker

 

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Of an early type with dramatic widened shape.

€4500,-

With gold and black painted face with geometric decor.

€7600,-

A very rare example of a type of all-leather tube quiver

€5600,-

Adjusted for use on a Japanese sword.

€1600,-

With carved stone handles and superb workmanship in silver and mother-of-pearl.

€7800,-

Fitting in a single scabbard. Modest for Sinhalese work.

€625,-