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