Fitted with facetted armor-piercing bodkins type arrowheads.
A simple early 20th-century fighting dagger with ribbed grip.
Light and slender arrows with small metal tips, optimized for long-distance shooting.
South India, made of chiseled iron with bird-bodied yali creatures.
Made with a separate parakeet-shaped hook, attached to long tanged spearhead.
Weapons not for man, but for an unfortunate rooster. Retired, in a hardwood box.
An oversized utility knife of the headhunters of Borneo.
Of the hill peoples of the Central Highlands of Vietnam.
A Chinese style fighting knife probably made in Yunnan or Vietnam.
Named so due to their extremely heavy, bullet-shaped arrowheads.
A peculiar form of dagger found on the northern part of the island of Sumatra.
A charming little sewar dagger from the island of Sumatra, Indonesia.
A miniature piece meant for use by a small boy.
A set for the beginning collector.
A classic example with an older blade and timaha wood scabbard.
A very rare flask used by Chin men of Burma for sipping nicotine water.
Presented in this article is a somewhat rare example of a purely practical Vietna
With iron ferrule and copper and silver overlaid blade.
Never mounted, still with the shop's wooden stopper.
Complete with a large number of darts, some with poisoned tips.
An assortment of Indian arrows with various heads.
With carved wooden hilt with a beautiful deep patina. Blade in old finish.
Modeled after the Chinese "guan dao", made of lacquered wood.
With a very thick and heavy blade and nicely worked brass mounts.
A typical example with a nice forge folded blade with differential heat treatment.
The sword and everyday tool of the headhunters of Borneo.
With fairly large broadheads, painted tails and bulbous nocks.
Made of iron, weighted with two flattened spheres, all with chiseled decoration.
This style was produced in Tangerang, just West of Batavia, now Jakarta.
Early piece with an unusual European-style stiletto blade.
Of a type that is strongly associated with the Vijayanagara empire.
An old bronze hilt in the shape of chilanum hilts.
Covered almost entirely in very fine "sadeli" marquetry that is associated primarily with Gujarat.
Many Asian export sword guards, and later Japanese guards inspired by them
A type of long keris often described as "execution keris".
From the same set, but with a variety of different arrowheads.
With classic cinnabar red, yellow, green and black lacquered decoration.
These sabers from Kalimantan exhibit a mix of European, Islamic, and local styles.
This enigmatic hardwood club is modeled after a sword.
With a very good, substantial blade with differential heat treatment.
Fitted with strong, facetted armor-piercing heads.
Unusually large and with all-metal handle that opens with a screw.
An almost textbook example of a silver-plated kalasan.
On a sturdy, user-grade blade with temper line.
The Dayak people of Borneo used two to three meter long bl
With leaf-shaped blade with strong ribbed feature on either side.
An unusually ornate version of what is normally a very simple weapon.
With cast-bronze guarding figure hilt.
With points mimicking the shape of the Indian push dagger called "katar".
Of an all-wooden construction, simulating a sheathed long saber.
With a finely crafted silver handle with dragons and squirrels, mounted on a malacca cane.
An antique Sinhalese walking cane, made of a light and relatively flexible