Once part of a trisula, made on Java in the 17th century.
Based on the Dutch Beaumont mechanism, but with Indonesian twist forged barrel and golden inlays.
Undulating bilah blade of eleven luk.
The blade inlaid with brass, complete with a horn scabbard with pierced decoration.
A fine ceremonial paddle of the Ngaju Dayak of southern Borneo.
With inscription that reads: Raja Pagaruyung or "ruler of Pagaruyung".
A Palembang style sword with a fine twist-core blade and carved hardwood scabbard.
With beautifully carved horn grip.
With triple tiered golden crown with enamel decor.
With fine twist-core pamor and carved wooden scabbard.
Measuring almost a meter, with exceptional blade for a ceremonial keris.
Its blade with very fine and complex pamor, brought out by a polish.
Of Chinese manufacture, traded widely and used gainst the Dutch during the Aceh Wars in 1873–1904.
Long piece, original length, with aso motif inlaid in blade.
From the Aceh region, described locally as peudeueng peusangan with a "hulu meu apet" or Indian styled basket hilt.
With exceptionally wide blade, forged with a hardened leading edge.
An unusual variety, shortened to carbine size, with a chicken wing wood stock.
With less common wooden hilt and elaborately inlaid blade in brass, copper and silver.
With broad silver-clad scabbard, worked entirely in repousse.
A rare Philippine fighting knife, probably from Luzon island. It has a very well-made blade.
Also called klewang sasak by Indonesian collectors.
With rare pale buffalo horn hilt with gold alloy inlays.
With Hindu style basket hilt and local blade in European style.
A very fine Malay matchlock or "satingar" with Indo-Portuguese style luck.
With finely carved horn hilt, silver mounts and reshaped European blade.
A typical example of the better sikin panjang with a golden crown.
A sikin panjang with a triple golden crown.
The sword of the Murut headhunters of northern Borneo.
Also known as pedang lurus.
A saber that is peculiar to the southern part of the island of Borneo.
A rare variation of one of the rarest forms of Indonesian arms.
With double tiered golden crown.
Used in a target archery sport that was originally practiced in the Keraton.
In original condition and period finish. Some losses, no repairs.
The famous sidearm of the headhunters of Borneo.
The Dayak people of Borneo used two to three meter long bl
With cast-bronze guarding figure hilt.
An almost textbook example of a silver-plated kalasan.
A type of long keris often described as "execution keris".
These sabers from Kalimantan exhibit a mix of European, Islamic, and local styles.
This style was produced in Tangerang, just West of Batavia, now Jakarta.
The sword and everyday tool of the headhunters of Borneo.
With carved wooden hilt with a beautiful deep patina. Blade in old finish.
Complete with a large number of darts, some with poisoned tips.
A charming little sewar dagger from the island of Sumatra, Indonesia.
A classic example with an older blade and timaha wood scabbard.
A peculiar form of dagger found on the northern part of the island of Sumatra.
Weapons not for man, but for an unfortunate rooster. Retired, in a hardwood box.
Cast brass shield of a ceremonial type that was used during sword dances in Aceh.
Belt buckle from West-Java, worn by Peranakan and wealthy Javanese women.