A rather unusual Vietnamese falchion, by lack of a better name for the type.
A large imported "Canton" sword guard with paired dragons chasing a jewel.
A magnificent example of a Vietnamese ceremonial saber, or guőm.
Called khiên in Vietnamese.
The Vietnamese matchlock musket is called called sung hoả mai.
Ornate Vietnamese guőm (narrow-bladed sabers
Most antique Vietnamese sabers on the market are either ornat
Presented in this article is a somewhat rare example of a purely practical Vietnamese fighting saber,