Belt buckle from West-Java, worn by Peranakan and wealthy Javanese women.
Cast brass shield of a ceremonial type that was used during sword dances in Aceh.
A classic example with an older blade and timaha wood scabbard.
With iron ferrule and copper and silver overlaid blade.
With carved wooden hilt with a beautiful deep patina. Blade in old finish.
Large, heavy single-edged example with iron mounts.
In excavated condition. With XRF and radiocarbon dating results.
With heavy blade and copper alloy hilt and lobed guard.
A heavy Sin-Vietnamese fighting knife, with recently polished blade.
Broad bladed example with horn hilt and engraved blade.
A rather unusual Vietnamese falchion, by lack of a better n
With Hindu style basket hilt and local blade in European style.
Found in excavated condition, published with results of c-14 and XRF analysis.
With broad silver-clad scabbard, worked entirely in repousse.
An unusual variety, shortened to carbine size, with a chicken wing wood stock.
Collected by a Russian prince from the hill peoples of central Vietnam in 1892.
Called Súng hỏa mai in Vietnamese, with baitong lock.
Constructed out of dense hardwood and with fine mother-of-pearl inlays in the Vietnamese fashion.
Presented by the local Dai nobility to a British customs officer in 1936.
With fine twist-core pamor and carved wooden scabbard.
Its blade with very fine and complex pamor, brought out by a polish.
It has a narrow but sturdy blade with a springy temper.
An outstanding example with very fine silver and moth-of-pearl work.
Based on the Dutch Beaumont mechanism, but with Indonesian twist forged barrel and golden inlays.