A very fine example with beautifully chiseled silver pommel plate.
A Sinhalese knife with lavish silver mounts and overlay.
Of the chopper variety, with a finely carved ivory hilt.
With carved horn hilt and characteristic finger guard.
Of nice quality, with unusual openwork silver bolster with serapendiya.
A very large example with a strongly reinforced tip and stone handle scales.
With bifurcated S-shaped blade in talwar hilt.
Of jambiya form, with pattern welded blade and fine silver scabbard mounts.
An unusual cross-cultural mix, blending Burmese, Japanese and Indian parts.
A translucent hide shield with gilt brass ornaments. Probably Nepalese of for a Nepalese client.
Made of steel, decorated with fine gold overlay in a pattern of swastikas.
Late 17th century. With wootz blade and enamel chape.
In Punjabi style hilt, with elaborately chiseled blade.
Its blade pattern-welded and chiseled with designs of hunters and animals.
With gilt-copper hilt and scabbard done in beautiful Kutch style repousse work.
A large and heavy example with chiseled decor and silver overlaid base.
Signed: Ricky Milnes, India 44, Burma 44, Ramree 45.
Made of a beautiful piece of black zitan hardwood, carved in a spiral, topped with a silver knob.
With beautifully shaped blade and fine, elaborately chiseled hilt.
With elaborately pierced and chiseled hilt.
With wootz blade, and silver overlaid hilt that was finished with fire-gilding.
Rarely seen today, a commoner's example with carved, bone hilt.
The hilt inlaid with silver, once blued for added contrast.
A rare example with pattern welded blade, retaining its original scabbard.
Chiseled with a rare type of decor on the base, and with two Islamic inscriptions.
With a hidden compartment for a small utility knife.
With charming zoomorphic gauntlet with feline head.
A massive example weighing just over 800 grams. With scabbard.
A very fine specimen, complete with ruby-set scabbard.
Somewhat worn but once very high-quality, with great sculptural qualities and remains of silver "true inlay".
With markings attributing it to Jalore.
An interesting South Indian style katar with an imported European blade.