Consisting of shield, helmet and arm protector.
Fine German hunting flintlock with captured Ottoman barrel.
The only set of its type known to me in both private and museum collections.
Made of pasteboard, finely lacquered with roses and nightengales.
A large gun with English flintlock mechanism, as favored by the Mirs of the Talpur court. In very good condition, with…
Based on the Dutch Beaumont mechanism, but with Indonesian twist forged barrel and golden inlays.
Persian steel shield with fine Qajar style painted dome.
Complete with key, inside divider and four silver containers.
Sawasa is metalware in black and gold made primarily for the Dutch expat community in Asia.
A nice example with unusually fine lacquerwork and a monogram in the lid.
Nice Persian dagger with fine wootz blade and unusual hilt material.
This unassuming dagger has one of the finest wootz blades with a tight ladder pattern.
With a rare single-edged blade with tight fullering.
Unusual tsuba with foreign figures and Chinese auspicious symbols.
Upgraded with filigree to resemble a snuff bottle.
A very rare Chinese saber guard dating from the height of the Qing dynasty.
Rare old keris handle made into a European wax seal.
Very delicate work with carved guardian lions.
An archaic form of dagger that survived in Afghanistan.
Pierced and chiseled showing an 18th century European vessel.
One of his classic designs, signed by the maker.