With carved stone handles and superb workmanship in silver and mother-of-pearl.
With silver overlaid blade and silver mounts worked in repousse. With some of Burne's personal items.
A fine example with silver overlaid spearhead and silver ferrule with niello inlay.
Utilizing a Chinese guard and following the Chinese hilt design.
The grip made of a single piece, worked in high relief.
Called khiên in Vietnamese.
Undulating bilah blade of eleven luk.
Most antique Vietnamese sabers on the mar
A rare combination of full-length double Vietnamese swords with live blades.
With a substantial, quality blade.
The blade inlaid with brass, complete with a horn scabbard with pierced decoration.
With captured French blade, ground down to fit.
A very good Vietnamese ceremonial kiem of the Nguyen dynasty.
A fine ceremonial paddle of the Ngaju Dayak of southern Borneo.
Its blade portraying the story of one of the previous lives of Guatama Buddha.
With dramatically shaped blades and inlaid hilts.
With inscription that reads: Raja Pagaruyung or "ruler of Pagaruyung".
A magnificent example of a Vietnamese ceremonial saber, or guőm.
With silver-clad scabbard executed in their typical style.
With fine overlaid blade this area was known for.
A Palembang style sword with a fine twist-core blade and carved hardwood scabbard.
With beautifully carved horn grip.
With triple tiered golden crown with enamel decor.
With a Parisian blade carrying the royal emblem of King Rama IV.
An unusual cross-cultural mix, blending Burmese, Japanese and Indian parts.
Measuring almost a meter, with exceptional blade for a ceremonial keris.
A signed and dated Burmese dha.
A nice example with fossil elephant or mastodon molar butt plates.
Of Chinese manufacture, traded widely and used gainst the Dutch during the Aceh Wars in 1873–1904.
Entirely clad in silver and with a differentially heat treated blade.
These ornate versions with hairpin forged blades were worn by local royalty.
An earlier example with an iconographic hilt.
From the Aceh region, described locally as peudeueng peusangan with a "hulu meu apet" or Indian styled basket hilt.
Cochinchina, second half of the 18th century.
A rare Burmese weapon combining a percussion carbine with a short sword.
With staghorn grip finely carved with plum blossoms.
Plain when sheathed, unsheathing reveals a rather nice silver overlaid blade.
With exceptionally wide blade, forged with a hardened leading edge.
With elaborate silver overlaid blade and inlaid iron hilt.
With less common wooden hilt and elaborately inlaid blade in brass, copper and silver.
Ornate Vietnamese guőm (
A rare Philippine fighting knife, probably from Luzon island. It has a very well-made blade.
Also called klewang sasak by Indonesian collectors.
Made of a single piece of ivory, with a kneeling figure in its base.
A large Kachin style square-ended dha in Shan style mountings.
With rare pale buffalo horn hilt with gold alloy inlays.
A very fine Malay matchlock or "satingar" with Indo-Portuguese style luck.
With finely carved horn hilt, silver mounts and reshaped European blade.
Of very good quality for this type of weapon.
A typical example of the better sikin panjang with a golden crown.
A sikin panjang with a triple golden crown.
The sword of the Murut headhunters of northern Borneo.