A fat-bellied variety of the Nepalese khukurī with mirror polished blade and iron handle with fine silver overlay.
Thought to have been presented by the Royal House of Nepal.
Late 17th century. With wootz blade and enamel chape.
With gilt-copper hilt and scabbard done in beautiful Kutch style repousse work.
A rare example retaining its original silver covered scabbard.
The scabbard carved as to closely mimic a tooled leather scabbard.
Its scabbard with 12 pockets, with 10 of the items remaining.
Late 19th century with a good, well-made blade.
With a heavy blade of elegant slender form. Complete with tools.
A workhorse with a stamped mark at the base of the blade.
With wide blade and a two-tone hilt in cattle bone and wood, capped with brass.
Of late 19th century make, with a very good blade.
Signed: Ricky Milnes, India 44, Burma 44, Ramree 45.
Also known as kothimora khukuri, in a scabbard with repousse silver mounts.
A 19th-century piece with a simple blade but nicely carved hilt.
With engraved spine and unusual all brass pommel.
With a very thick and heavy blade and nicely worked brass mounts.
Named so after the two ridges that are formed on the bi-fullered blade.
Often called "kothimora khukuri", with scabbards mounted in repousse and pierced silver.
An exceptionally large example with a desirable three fullered blade.
An understated, elegant khukuri of substantial proportions with fine pattern welded blade.
With pierced mounts and velvet-covered scabbard.
With fine silver mounts worked in repousse with designs of flowers and foliage.
An old bronze hilt in the shape of chilanum hilts.
Of a type that is strongly associated with the Vijayanagara empire.
With beautifully shaped blade and fine, elaborately chiseled hilt.
With elaborately pierced and chiseled hilt.
With wootz blade, and silver overlaid hilt that was finished with fire-gilding.
A substantial example, of elegant form, with a complex grooved blade.
Indian loop hilted dagger are generally called bichuwa (बिछुवा )
Of Kham area regional style, with a grip studded with turquoises and corals.
Rarely seen today, a commoner's example with carved, bone hilt.
With straight blade and two opposing Yali chiseled out of the forte of the blade.
Of the 19th century, with fine pierced scabbard mouthpiece.
With markings suggesting it was a wedding gift, presented in 1832.
With heavy silver mounts, pierced and chiseled.
The style typical for royal katar made under Maharao Ram Singh.
An impressive example with true inlays in silver in the hilt.
With high-contrast wootz blade and fine damascening in two tones of gold.
A rare example with pattern welded blade, retaining its original scabbard.
With narrow blade and all brass mounts.
A Chinese style fighting knife probably made in Yunnan or Vietnam.
With triple grooves and in heavy silver mountings.
With finely chiseled steel hilt and scabbard
A fine, early example with silver-plated details.
Undulating bilah blade of eleven luk.
With heavy pierced silver mounts in with archaic dragon designs.
With a hidden compartment for a small utility knife.
With intricately carved ivory hilt depicting a demon on a horse.
A miniature piece meant for use by a small boy.
With all silver construction, including the blade.
A very early example of the type, with locally made rapier style blade.