A rather well-made example of its type.
A rather unusual Vietnamese falchion, by lack of a better n
The work nice and crisp, the execution has a naturalistic charm to it.
With markings attributing it to Jalore.
An interesting South Indian style katar with an imported European blade.
A purely Chinese guard and not a very ornate one.
Of the Western Buryats, living near the shores of Lake Baikal.
Of a type also issued to the Qing Vanguard.
An English rifle that was built around an 18th-century Ottoman barrel of the finest quality.