An assortment of Indian arrows with various heads.
Made in the Four Workshops of the King of Kandy.
With classic cinnabar red, yellow, green and black lacquered decoration.
Fitted with facetted armor-piercing bodkins type arrowheads.
Light and slender arrows with small metal tips, optimized for long-distance shooting.
Named so due to their extremely heavy, bullet-shaped arrowheads.
From the same set, but with a variety of different arrowheads.
Fitted with strong, facetted armor-piercing heads.
With fairly large broadheads, painted tails and bulbous nocks.
With whimsical tiger and deer decoration.
With points mimicking the shape of the Indian push dagger called "katar".
With katar-tipped heads and dark brown shafts.
With markings attributing it to Jalore.
The main disadvantage of early firearms was the long time it took to reload them.
A number of downsized Indian toradar with such lavish inl
A very fine, long and slender example with elaborate golden damascening.