Fitted with facetted armor-piercing bodkins type arrowheads.
Rarely seen today, a commoner's example with carved, bone hilt.
Light and slender arrows with small metal tips, optimized for long-distance shooting.
Named so due to their extremely heavy, bullet-shaped arrowheads.
South India, made of chiseled iron with bird-bodied yali creatures.
Made with a separate parakeet-shaped hook, attached to long tanged spearhead.
With carved horn hilt and characteristic finger guard.
A miniature piece meant for use by a small boy.
A set for the beginning collector.
Signed: Ricky Milnes, India 44, Burma 44, Ramree 45.
A rare type of Sinhalese dagger with stylized bird hilt and blade with backedge.
Never mounted, still with the shop's wooden stopper.
An assortment of Indian arrows with various heads.
With fairly large broadheads, painted tails and bulbous nocks.
Ganga - Jamni refers to the rivers of the Ganges and Jamna. It was used to describe metalwork done in contrasting…
Of a type that is strongly associated with the Vijayanagara empire.
An old bronze hilt in the shape of chilanum hilts.
Made of iron, weighted with two flattened spheres, all with chiseled decoration.
Covered almost entirely in very fine "sadeli" marquetry that is associated primarily with Gujarat.
From the same set, but with a variety of different arrowheads.
With classic cinnabar red, yellow, green and black lacquered decoration.
Many Asian export sword guards, and later Japanese guards inspired by them
Fitted with strong, facetted armor-piercing heads.
Unusually large and with all-metal handle that opens with a screw.
With leaf-shaped blade with strong ribbed feature on either side.
With points mimicking the shape of the Indian push dagger called "katar".
An antique Sinhalese walking cane, made of a light and relatively flexible
Also known as kothimora khukuri, in a scabbard with repousse silver mounts.
Fitting in a single scabbard. Modest for Sinhalese work.
An interesting South Indian style katar with an imported European blade.
An interesting Indian dhal, a small shield that was signed by its maker from Gujarat.
In Punjabi style hilt, with elaborately chiseled blade.
A south Indian saber carrying the name "Sri Bhima Nayak".
A relatively rare variety of an Indian war axe, called tungi.
Made with two antelope horns and an iron shield.
With square cross-section point and several Bikaner armory markings.
With a curved hollow ground blade with a narrow dorsal groove and false backedge.
Exhibiting southern style beaded edges with northern style construction and gold.
An enigmatic type of axe, this one probably from tribal north India.
An early version of this iconic Indian weapon, with its characteristic swollen tip.
An enigmatic type of katar produced in various places in India.
With a good quality wootz blade.
With katar-tipped heads and dark brown shafts.
A rare, early south Indian dagger with Bikaner armory markings
The blade with an extremely thick point on a very thin blade.
With a samvat date that corresponds to 1691 A.D.
A rare example with pattern welded blade, retaining its original scabbard.
A very large example with a strongly reinforced tip and stone handle scales.
Probably from the late Kandyan period.
This type of axe was part of the standard equipment of the
The blade features a sunken panel with very finely chiseled "tree of life" motiff of small leaves.
From Tamil Nadu. With clean lines and precise geometry.