Southern Indian child's talwarWith an inscription alluding to it having belonged to the son of Tipu Sultan.
A Fraser talwar from the DeccanOnce belonging to William Fraser (1784-1835), a British civil servant.
Southern katar with yali langetsOf a style often associated with Tanjore, the seat of the Vijayanagara empire.
Deccan firanghi with silver overlayThe basket hilt is elaborately overlaid with silver in floral designs.
Malabar coast Moplah swordA fine and somewhat unusual specimen, with engraved brass mounts and hardwood grip.
Vijayanagara katarA 16th hooded katar with the wide, ribbed blade that is characteristic for this period.
South Indian pattissaAn early example, late Vijayanagara empire, with a fine wootz spatulate blade.
South Indian spear buttMade of iron, weighted with two flattened spheres, all with chiseled decoration.
A northern katar in southern styleExhibiting southern style beaded edges with northern style construction and gold.
South Indian chiseled iron katarA nice honest example of an early south Indian katar with great sculptural qualities.
A parakeet shaped ankus headMade with a separate parakeet-shaped hook, attached to long tanged spearhead.
Silver plated Tanjore spearheadA large and heavy example with chiseled decor and silver overlaid base.
A fine walking cane from MadrasMade of a beautiful piece of black zitan hardwood, carved in a spiral, topped with a silver knob.
Early Indian khandaAn early version of this iconic Indian weapon, with its characteristic swollen tip.
South Indian loop hilted dagger
Indian loop hilted dagger are generally called bichuwa (बिछुवा ) which literally mean
Large spearhead from South IndiaAn unusual type with a broad leaf-shaped head with deep sunken panels.
Chilanum daggerSomewhat worn but once very high-quality, with great sculptural qualities and remains of silver "true inlay".
Chiseled iron Hindu basket hiltWith blackened iron panels with decorative borders carved in relief.
A south Indian spearhead with a thick double-edged, symmetrical leaf-shaped blade.