Belt buckle from West-Java, worn by Peranakan and wealthy Javanese women.
Cast brass shield of a ceremonial type that was used during sword dances in Aceh.
Weapons not for man, but for an unfortunate rooster. Retired, in a hardwood box.
An oversized utility knife of the headhunters of Borneo.
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 classic example with an older blade and timaha wood scabbard.
With carved wooden hilt with a beautiful deep patina. Blade in old finish.
Complete with a large number of darts, some with poisoned tips.
The sword and everyday tool of the headhunters of Borneo.
This style was produced in Tangerang, just West of Batavia, now Jakarta.
Early piece with an unusual European-style stiletto blade.
A type of long keris often described as "execution keris".
These sabers from Kalimantan exhibit a mix of European, Islamic, and local styles.
An almost textbook example of a silver-plated kalasan.
With cast-bronze guarding figure hilt.
The Dayak people of Borneo used two to three meter long bl
In original condition and period finish. Some losses, no repairs.
The sword of the Sundanese people of the Preanger highlands.
The famous sidearm of the headhunters of Borneo.
A saber that is peculiar to the southern part of the island of Borneo.
With double tiered golden crown.
Used in a target archery sport that was originally practiced in the Keraton.
Also known as pedang lurus.
A rare variation of one of the rarest forms of Indonesian arms.
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.
A very fine Malay matchlock or "satingar" with Indo-Portuguese style luck.
With Hindu style basket hilt and local blade in European style.
With finely carved horn hilt, silver mounts and reshaped European blade.
A rare Philippine fighting knife, probably from Luzon island. It has a very well-made blade.
Also called klewang sasak by Indonesian collectors.
With rare pale buffalo horn hilt with gold alloy inlays.
With exceptionally wide blade, forged with a hardened leading edge.
An unusual variety, shortened to carbine size, with a chicken wing wood stock.
With less common wooden hilt and elaborately inlaid blade in brass, copper and silver.
A peculiar type of knife worn in the north of Nias.
From the Aceh region, described locally as peudeueng peusangan with a "hulu meu apet" or Indian styled basket hilt.
With the characteristic carved face hilt and the rarer "sarong seltoep" scabbard.
With Dutch VOC blade, marked with the Amsterdam monogram.
Long piece, original length, with aso motif inlaid in blade.
Blade marked with VOC Amsterdam monogram, and the year 1769.
Of Chinese manufacture, traded widely and used gainst the Dutch during the Aceh Wars in 1873–1904.
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.
Measuring almost a meter, with exceptional blade for a ceremonial keris.
With beautifully carved horn grip.
Bali keris with fine slanted wrapped pamor, considered to be one of the most powerful pamor.
A Palembang style sword with a fine twist-core blade and carved hardwood scabbard.
Rare sword from the headhunters of Nias. Complete with talismanic basket and belt hook.