Blade of Persian shamshir form, but of Indian make. Mounts in Kutch style gilt copper.
These mysterious weapons were already obsolete when the first ethnographers encountered them.
This peculiar sword was used by the Garo people of Assam for fighting, clearing the jungle, and animal sacrifices.
Very rare subtype of a Khond tribal axe with double points.
An enigmatic type of axe, this one probably from tribal north India.