Never mounted, still with the shop's wooden stopper.
A translucent hide shield with gilt brass ornaments. Probably Nepalese of for a Nepalese client.
Made of steel, decorated with fine gold overlay in a pattern of swastikas.
An old bronze hilt in the shape of chilanum hilts.
With a lozenge pattern of brass rings.
A large circular Asian export sword guard with elaborate decor carved in relief on both sides.
An interesting Indian dhal, a small shield that was signed by its maker from Gujarat.
With blackened iron panels with decorative borders carved in relief.
Many Asian export sword guards, and later Japanese guards inspired by them