With a fine wootz blade with a pronounced center ridge.
A very early example of the type, with locally made rapier style blade.
With points mimicking the shape of the Indian push dagger called "katar".
With a samvat date that corresponds to 1691 A.D.
With wide, pattern-welded blade.
A miniature piece meant for use by a small boy.
An unusual type with a broad leaf-shaped head with deep sunken panels.
With a lozenge pattern of brass rings.
Chiseled with a rare type of decor on the base, and with two Islamic inscriptions.
With whimsical tiger and deer decoration.
A very fine example retaining its original lacquered shaft.
A fine, early example with silver-plated details.
A rare example with pattern welded blade, retaining its original scabbard.
With high-contrast wootz blade and fine damascening in two tones of gold.
An impressive example with true inlays in silver in the hilt.
The hilt inlaid with silver, once blued for added contrast.
The style typical for royal katar made under Maharao Ram Singh.
With Persian inspired blade in Hindu basket hilt, both of fine wootz.
With straight blade and two opposing Yali chiseled out of the forte of the blade.
A south Indian saber carrying the name "Sri Bhima Nayak".
With fairly large broadheads, painted tails and bulbous nocks.
Fitted with strong, facetted armor-piercing heads.
From the same set, but with a variety of different arrowheads.
Named so due to their extremely heavy, bullet-shaped arrowheads.
Light and slender arrows with small metal tips, optimized for long-distance shooting.
Fitted with facetted armor-piercing bodkins type arrowheads.
With classic cinnabar red, yellow, green and black lacquered decoration.
Made in the Four Workshops of the King of Kandy.
Rarely seen today, a commoner's example with carved, bone hilt.
Indian loop hilted dagger are generally called bichuwa (बिछुवा )
A substantial example, of elegant form, with a complex grooved blade.
With wootz blade, and silver overlaid hilt that was finished with fire-gilding.
With elaborately pierced and chiseled hilt.
With beautifully shaped blade and fine, elaborately chiseled hilt.
Of a type that is strongly associated with the Vijayanagara empire.
An old bronze hilt in the shape of chilanum hilts.
With a recurved blade and elaborate bronze hilt decorated with chakras.
An early version of this iconic Indian weapon, with its characteristic swollen tip.
With early pierced iron pommel and a style of scabbard worn in Arunachal Pradesh.
With Mamluk style blade decor and inscriptions on both blade and hilt.
Covered almost entirely in very fine "sadeli" marquetry that is associated primarily with Gujarat.
Made of a beautiful piece of black zitan hardwood, carved in a spiral, topped with a silver knob.
An antique Sinhalese walking cane, made of a light and relatively flexible
Also known as kothimora khukuri, in a scabbard with repousse silver mounts.
Signed: Ricky Milnes, India 44, Burma 44, Ramree 45.
A large and heavy example with chiseled decor and silver overlaid base.
A rare example retaining its original silver covered scabbard.
With parcel gilding and ruby eyes, in a fine silver repousse scabbard.
Persian wootz shamshir in a talwar hilt from Lahore.
With a very fine Persian blade of "brilliant black" wootz.
With gilt-copper hilt and scabbard done in beautiful Kutch style repousse work.
An assortment of Indian arrows with various heads.