A set for the beginning collector.
Never mounted, still with the shop's wooden stopper.
Made of iron, weighted with two flattened spheres, all with chiseled decoration.
An old bronze hilt in the shape of chilanum hilts.
Many Asian export sword guards, and later Japanese guards inspired by them
With leaf-shaped blade with strong ribbed feature on either side.
With square cross-section point and several Bikaner armory markings.
From Tamil Nadu. With clean lines and precise geometry.
A large example of a type called sang.
An unusual type with a broad leaf-shaped head with deep sunken panels.
A nice example of a rare type of weapon from the Sinhalese arsenal.
A large circular Asian export sword guard with elaborate decor carved in relief on both sides.
With blackened iron panels with decorative borders carved in relief.
A large and heavy example with chiseled decor and silver overlaid base.
A south Indian spearhead with a thick double-edged, symmetrical leaf-shaped
A very fine example retaining its original lacquered shaft.