Fitted with facetted armor-piercing bodkins type arrowheads.
Light and slender arrows with small metal tips, optimized for long-distance shooting.
A 19th-century piece with a simple blade but nicely carved hilt.
With engraved spine and unusual all brass pommel.
South India, made of chiseled iron with bird-bodied yali creatures.
Made with a separate parakeet-shaped hook, attached to long tanged spearhead.
With carved horn hilt and characteristic finger guard.
With narrow blade and all brass mounts.
Named so due to their extremely heavy, bullet-shaped arrowheads.
Rarely seen today, a commoner's example with carved, bone hilt.
A miniature piece meant for use by a small boy.
A set for the beginning collector.
With wide blade and a two-tone hilt in cattle bone and wood, capped with brass.
A workhorse with a stamped mark at the base of the blade.
A rare type of Sinhalese dagger with stylized bird hilt and blade with backedge.
Never mounted, still with the shop's wooden stopper.
Signed: Ricky Milnes, India 44, Burma 44, Ramree 45.
Late 19th century with a good, well-made blade.
An assortment of Indian arrows with various heads.
Of slender type with a chiseled iron knot shaped bolster.
With fairly large broadheads, painted tails and bulbous nocks.
Made of iron, weighted with two flattened spheres, all with chiseled decoration.
The scabbard carved as to closely mimic a tooled leather scabbard.
Of a type that is strongly associated with the Vijayanagara empire.
An old bronze hilt in the shape of chilanum hilts.
With pierced mounts and velvet-covered scabbard.
Of late 19th century make, with a very good blade.
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
With a heavy blade of elegant slender form. Complete with tools.
Its scabbard with 12 pockets, with 10 of the items remaining.
From the same set, but with a variety of different arrowheads.
With classic cinnabar red, yellow, green and black lacquered decoration.
Fitted with strong, facetted armor-piercing heads.
Unusually large and with all-metal handle that opens with a screw.
A simple piece, but with a nicely etched blade typical for the Tibetan / Sichuan borderlands.
With leaf-shaped blade with strong ribbed feature on either side.
Also known as kothimora khukuri, in a scabbard with repousse silver mounts.
With points mimicking the shape of the Indian push dagger called "katar".
With fine silver mounts worked in repousse with designs of flowers and foliage.
An antique Sinhalese walking cane, made of a light and relatively flexible
Fitting in a single scabbard. Modest for Sinhalese work.
Named so after the two ridges that are formed on the bi-fullered blade.
Of domed shape with upturned rim and indigo cotton lining.
An interesting South Indian style katar with an imported European blade.
Often called "kothimora khukuri", with scabbards mounted in repousse and pierced silver.
In Punjabi style hilt, with elaborately chiseled blade.
An interesting Indian dhal, a small shield that was signed by its maker from Gujarat.
A relatively rare variety of an Indian war axe, called tungi.
A fine eastern Tibetan example with silver braided scabbard mounts.
Made with two antelope horns and an iron shield.
With a curved hollow ground blade with a narrow dorsal groove and false backedge.