The dpa'dam of Tibet is a long, single edged swor
With a curved hollow ground blade with a narrow dorsal groove and false backedge.
Referring to the wavy patterns on the midsection of the silver scabbard.
This large and imposing type of war arrow is often compared to a small spear.
The Chinese saber comes in a great variety of curvatures, profiles, and wi
The terms peidao or yaodao are synonyms that were in use
It comes with its complete set of fittings in a thick gauge of báitóng.
This sword is part of a group of very similar swords.
The yaodao, literally "waist saber" was the standard side-arm for
A purely Chinese guard and not a very ornate one.
A north Indian bichuwa dagger with recurved blade and richly decorated hilt.
In Chinese military culture, there has long been a distinc
With overlays of vegetal motifs alternated with animals, actual and mythical.
A nice Balkan Ottoman dagger of a type called hançer
With wootz blade and wootz Hindu basket hilt
This one is for the connoisseur of blades.
The khanda represents one of the oldest forms of Indian sword
With an estimated draw weight of 160-200 pounds.
Called khiên in Vietnamese.
Pellet bows and crossbows have a long history in China.
Introduction to the type
This type of sword is referred to as zhibe
An early type of Korean soldier's helmet.
The hudiedao (蝴蝶刀), are a type of double swords p
With ce rong or "open ravines" pattern of zig-zag lines in the steel.
Late 18th century, complete with its original scabbard.
With massive 10mm thick blade with strong distal taper.
Vishnu, the Hindu god of preservation, took many mortal shapes, or "avatar"
With fine blade, of liuyedao form with a gentle curvature.
Arguably one of the most beautiful forms of daggers, c
Used to move imperial orders from the emperor’s quarters to the recipient.
The talwar or talvār (Hindi) is
With a substantial, quality blade.
Possibly made in Gujarat and eventually incorporated in the Bikaner armory
A rare Ottoman bow that has seen better days.
Of the Western Buryats, living near the shores of Lake Baikal.
An interesting Tibetan shortsword with acute point.
An Ottoman bichaq, literally "knife", shaped like a yata
The slender blade is made of flawless wootz steel in boldly contrasting shades of silver and dark grey.
A large south Indian spearhead called sang, sanku
With the relatively rare feature of a raised backedge.
Of a type worn among others by the Valiant Cavalry.
With narrow liuyedao blades of moderate curvature.
Also known as pedang lurus.
Sets with a knife and chopsticks and sometimes some other utensils were co
The Manchu rulers of the Qing dynasty (1644 - 1912) originated in northeas
The handle covered with gold damascening.
Of the Malabar coast, South India.
An Ottoman bichaq, literally "knife", shaped like
With inscription that reads: Raja Pagaruyung or "ruler of Pagaruyung".
Presented is an excellent set of deluxe double straightswor
An English rifle that was built around an 18th-century Ottoman barrel of the finest quality.