A 19th-century piece with a simple blade but nicely carved hilt.
With engraved spine and unusual all brass pommel.
With carved horn hilt and characteristic finger guard.
Rarely seen today, a commoner's example with carved, bone hilt.
With narrow blade and all brass mounts.
With wide blade and a two-tone hilt in cattle bone and wood, capped with brass.
A workhorse with a stamped mark at the base of the blade.
A classic example with an older blade and timaha wood scabbard.
With iron ferrule and copper and silver overlaid blade.
Signed: Ricky Milnes, India 44, Burma 44, Ramree 45.
Late 19th century with a good, well-made blade.
The scabbard carved as to closely mimic a tooled leather scabbard.
With pierced mounts and velvet-covered scabbard.
Of late 19th century make, with a very good blade.
With a heavy blade of elegant slender form. Complete with tools.
Its scabbard with 12 pockets, with 10 of the items remaining.
Named so after the two ridges that are formed on the bi-fullered blade.
An interesting South Indian style katar with an imported European blade.
A rare example with pattern welded blade, retaining its original scabbard.
With heavy pierced silver mounts in with archaic dragon designs.
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.
Of the chopper variety, with a finely carved ivory hilt.
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 iron, silver overlaid hilt. Its associated scabbard features fine quillwork.
A massive example weighing just over 800 grams. With scabbard.
With a hidden compartment for a small utility knife.
A very fine example with beautifully chiseled silver pommel plate.
Thought to have been presented by the Royal House of Nepal.
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.
With markings suggesting it was a wedding gift, presented in 1832.