Part of a group of rare late 17th century examples, representing the finest of its kind.
Made of a beautiful piece of black zitan hardwood, carved in a spiral, topped with a silver knob.
With a Parisian blade carrying the royal emblem of King Rama IV.
With finely carved horn hilt, silver mounts and reshaped European blade.
Built around an imported blade, with a human head shaped pommel.
Blade of Persian shamshir form, but of Indian make. Mounts in Kutch style gilt copper.
With silver overlaid blade and silver mounts worked in repousse. With some of Burne's personal items.
Indian gauntlet sword with German blade made in Solingen.