Jinchuan aborigines sword, the Qianlong emperor's name for this type of sword.
Once part of a trisula, made on Java in the 17th century.
Executed in the Tibetan style, exhibiting dragons in foliage chasing flaming jewels.
With intricately carved ivory hilt depicting a demon on a horse.
A royal sword, probably from the Wasi kingdom in present-day Sichuan province.
Private collection. Not for sale.
A very good example of a Tibetan dpa'dam in its archetypical form.
With overlays of vegetal motifs alternated with animals, actual and mythical.
With beautiful pierced ironwork scabbard.
With mountings of meticulously worked copper with silver overlays