Straight gold inlaid blade and silver-gilt niello mounts.
Sized like the Chinese changren dadao, yet the execution of the hilt is Cambodian.
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.
The 9-luk blade of strong proportions is engraved with the face of a demon.
Utilizing a Chinese guard and following the Chinese hilt design.
Fine silver overlaid dha made in Mindan village, south of Mandalay, gained fame in the 19th century.
A rare thousand-year-old dagger from the Khmer empire.
The grip made of a single piece, worked in high relief.
Based on a Chinese military saber blade, with unusual horn demon hilt
Probably from the French Tonkin campaign of the 1880s.
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.
An outstanding example with very fine silver and moth-of-pearl work.
The blade inlaid with brass, complete with a horn scabbard with pierced decoration.
A very good sword from South Sulawesi (Celebes) with silver mounts and a dated VOC blade.
A very good Vietnamese ceremonial kiem of the Nguyen dynasty.
Its blade portraying the story of one of the previous lives of Guatama Buddha.
With captured French blade, ground down to fit.
Complete example with the rarer feature of inlays at the base of the blade.
With dramatically shaped blades and inlaid hilts.
It has a narrow but sturdy blade with a springy temper.
Bali keris with fine slanted wrapped pamor, considered to be one of the most powerful pamor.
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 a narrow, double fullered blade and sharp tip and brass mounts in the earlier style.
Rare sword from the headhunters of Nias. Complete with talismanic basket and belt hook.
A nice belatu with the rarer gari matuwà style blade.
With inscription that reads: Raja Pagaruyung or "ruler of Pagaruyung".
With beautifully carved horn grip.
Of rather clean design for the area, with separate silver mouth with teeth in hilt.
With raised gold overlay and gilt-enamel
With triple tiered golden crown with enamel decor.
A signed and dated Burmese dha.
Measuring almost a meter, with exceptional blade for a ceremonial keris.
With a Parisian blade carrying the royal emblem of King Rama IV.
An unusual cross-cultural mix, blending Burmese, Japanese and Indian parts.
A nice example with fossil elephant or mastodon molar butt plates.
Blade marked with VOC Amsterdam monogram, and the year 1769.
Presented by the local Dai nobility to a British customs officer in 1936.
Of Chinese manufacture, traded widely and used gainst the Dutch during the Aceh Wars in 1873–1904.
Called Súng hỏa mai in Vietnamese, with baitong lock.
Entirely clad in silver and with a differentially heat treated blade.
With Dutch VOC blade, marked with the Amsterdam monogram.
These ornate versions with hairpin forged blades were worn by local royalty.
An earlier example with an iconographic hilt.
With the characteristic carved face hilt and the rarer "sarong seltoep" scabbard.
A short version of the Vietnamese kiếm sword with a finely carved horn hilt.