Of jambiya form, with pattern welded blade and fine silver scabbard mounts.
Late 17th century. With wootz blade and enamel chape.
Signed: Ricky Milnes, India 44, Burma 44, Ramree 45.
With beautifully shaped blade and fine, elaborately chiseled hilt.
Somewhat worn but once very high-quality, with great sculptural qualities and remains of silver "true inlay".
An interesting South Indian style katar with an imported European blade.