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Large sipar fouladi (wootz shield)
North Indian shield entirely made of wootz, including its bosses.
Sosun pattah with twistcore blade
The hilt with overlay of the finest quality of the period
Sikh fighting chakram
A sharp, heavier user. Not the flimsy type usually encountered.
Fine 17th century pattissa
The enormous blade made of fine, boldly contrasting wootz steel.
Heavy Sikh chakram
Traditionally associated with Vishnu, it was an essential piece of equipment for the Sikh nihang.
With Persian wootz blade, engraved at forte with floral designs.
Lahore talwar hilted shamshir
Persian wootz shamshir in a talwar hilt from Lahore.
Fine mail shirt, Sikh Empire
With a lozenge pattern of brass rings.
An Indian matchlock musket
A very fine, long and slender example with elaborate golden damascening.