Qijiadao in Vince Evans mountsThe 17th-century blade is mounted in fittings designed by Philip Tom and executed by Vince Evans some 20 years ago.
Ming jian with chiseled mountsA very early, full-length type, rarely seen with chiseled iron mounts.
Tibetan style pierced saddle plateWith designs of four dragons in scrollwork around a "wish-granting-jewel"
Early Chinese duǎndāoWith rare downward curving grip as seen on artwork of the 17th and 18th centuries.
Ming dynasty saber blade
The Chinese saber comes in a great variety of curvatures, profiles, and with different combina