Made of a single piece of ivory, with a kneeling figure in its base.
With overlays of vegetal motifs alternated with animals, actual and mythical.
With a very good, substantial blade with differential heat treatment.
A large Kachin style square-ended dha in Shan style mountings.
Presented by the local Dai nobility to a British customs officer in 1936.
A rare Burmese weapon combining a percussion carbine with a short sword.
An earlier example with an iconographic hilt.
A signed and dated Burmese dha.
A rare set of twin knives in a single scabbard.
With intricately carved ivory hilt depicting a demon on a horse.
A nice example that can serve as a benchmark to help date others.
Its blade portraying the story of one of the previous lives of Guatama Buddha.
With silver-clad scabbard executed in their typical style.
With fine overlaid blade this area was known for.
Entirely clad in silver and with a differentially heat treated blade.
A typical example with a nice forge folded blade with differential heat treatment.
On a sturdy, user-grade blade with temper line.
With elaborate silver overlaid blade and inlaid iron hilt.
Plain when sheathed, unsheathing reveals a rather nice silver overlaid blade.
A fine example with silver overlaid spearhead and silver ferrule with niello inlay.
An unusual cross-cultural mix, blending Burmese, Japanese and Indian parts.
With iron ferrule and copper and silver overlaid blade.
These ornate versions with hairpin forged blades were worn by local royalty.
A very rare flask used by Chin men of Burma for sipping nicotine water.