An interesting South Indian style katar with an imported European blade.
Somewhat worn but once very high-quality, with great sculptural qualities and remains of silver "true inlay".
Signed: Ricky Milnes, India 44, Burma 44, Ramree 45.
Late 17th century. With wootz blade and enamel chape.
Of jambiya form, with pattern welded blade and fine silver scabbard mounts.
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.
Mentioning the son of a Maharajah and a year corresponding to 1887 A.D.
The basket hilt is elaborately overlaid with silver in floral designs.
An enigmatic type of axe, this one probably from tribal north India.
Peculiar shield with catching hook, used by the Santali people of Bengal.
With crisp, extremely very well-preserved wootz blade.
Of a style often associated with Tanjore, the seat of the Vijayanagara empire.