A simple piece, but with a nicely etched blade typical for the Tibetan / Sichuan borderlands.
With characteristic pointy hairpin forged blade.
This style was worn by nobles and senior officials.
With triple grooves and in heavy silver mountings.
With iron, silver overlaid hilt. Its associated scabbard features fine quillwork.
Thought to have been presented by the Royal House of Nepal.
The scabbard carved as to closely mimic a tooled leather scabbard.
Its scabbard with 12 pockets, with 10 of the items remaining.
With wide blade and a two-tone hilt in cattle bone and wood, capped with brass.
Signed: Ricky Milnes, India 44, Burma 44, Ramree 45.
A 19th-century piece with a simple blade but nicely carved hilt.
With engraved spine and unusual all brass pommel.
It's face covered with beautifully lacquered leather, in that characteristic earlier style.
Named so after the two ridges that are formed on the bi-fullered blade.
A very rare example of a type of all-leather tube quiver that was used by Mongols and Tibetans of
With narrow blade and all brass mounts.