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