A set for the beginning collector.
Never mounted, still with the shop's wooden stopper.
Made of iron, weighted with two flattened spheres, all with chiseled decoration.
An old bronze hilt in the shape of chilanum hilts.
With leaf-shaped blade with strong ribbed feature on either side.
With square cross-section point and several Bikaner armory markings.
From Tamil Nadu. With clean lines and precise geometry.
A large example of a type called sang.
An unusual type with a broad leaf-shaped head with deep sunken panels.
With blackened iron panels with decorative borders carved in relief.
A large and heavy example with chiseled decor and silver overlaid base.
A south Indian spearhead with a thick double-edged, symmetrical leaf-shaped
A what? Yes exactly. An extremely rare piece, the only example I am aware of in published collections at least.