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Wootz talwar with pierced scabbard
With fine gold overlaid hilt, tight-grained wootz blade and elaborately pierced scabbard.
Talwar with Mamluk style blade
In Punjabi style hilt, with elaborately chiseled blade.
Talwar hilted shamshir
With a very fine Persian blade of "brilliant black" wootz.
Lahore talwar hilted shamshir
Persian wootz shamshir in a talwar hilt from Lahore.
Fine dated talwar from Ratlam
With Mamluk style blade decor and inscriptions on both blade and hilt.
Saber of Bhima Nayak
A south Indian saber carrying the name "Sri Bhima Nayak".
Large wootz talwar
The hilt inlaid with silver, once blued for added contrast.
Mamluk style sword in talwar hilt
Chiseled with a rare type of decor on the base, and with two Islamic inscriptions.
Talwar with southern style hilt
With a curved hollow ground blade with a narrow dorsal groove and false backedge.
Heavy wootz hilted talwar
(Hindi) is the archetypical sab
A talwar with "lehria" chevron blade
With chevron patterned blade of alternating types of steel.