With whimsical tiger and deer decoration.
With design features reminiscent of Persian and Indian bows.
With points mimicking the shape of the Indian push dagger called "katar".
With a connection to local royalty in Jinchuan, Sichuan province.
Made of heavy silk with gilt copper alloy mounts.
Of an early type with dramatic widened shape.
A very rare example of a type of all-leather tube quiver that was used by Mongols and Tibetans of
Comprising of a bow, arrows, and string sent to the U.S.A. in 1964 plus an associated quiver.
With translucent horn bellies glued on red pigment.
Rare extant work of a famous workshop in Chengdu.
With katar-tipped heads and dark brown shafts.
The Dayak people of Borneo used two to three meter long bl
Perhaps one of the most famous and long-lived of Chinese weapons.
This large and imposing type of war arrow is often compared to a small spear.
With an estimated draw weight of 160-200 pounds.
Pellet bows and crossbows have a long history in China.
A rare Ottoman bow that has seen better days.
Of the Western Buryats, living near the shores of Lake Baikal.
Signed by its maker Haci Gavsî, and its decorator Tevfik.
From my personal collection.
A quiver of the late Qing dynasty.