Also known as kothimora khukuri, in a scabbard with repousse silver mounts.
With a very thick and heavy blade and nicely worked brass mounts.
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 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.
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.
With straight blade and two opposing Yali chiseled out of the forte of the blade.
Of the 19th century, with fine pierced scabbard mouthpiece.
The style typical for royal katar made under Maharao Ram Singh.
With high-contrast wootz blade and fine damascening in two tones of gold.
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.
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.
With beautifully carved horn grip.
With a fine wootz blade with a pronounced center ridge.
With carved hardwood grips. Complete with pigskin scabbard.
Fitting in a single scabbard. Modest for Sinhalese work.
A type of long keris often described as "execution keris".
A charming little sewar dagger from the island of Sumatra, Indonesia.
A fine Kandyan knife, or ul-pihiya, probably mid 18th century.
A heavy Indian katar with substantial armor piercing blade.
A rare, early south Indian dagger with Bikaner armory markings
Fine and unusual, with Italian renaissance style decoration.
A very crisp and complete example of its type.
A small Korean knife called eunjangdo, literally "
It has a solid pale green jade hilt that is fitted to a silver collar-piece.
Many Mongols, the Khalkas in particular, had close ties with the Manchu ru
In a style associated with Maharao Raja Ram Singh.
With lunette pommel of ivory plates.
Of superior quality manufacture, combining a mix of European and Ottoman taste.
From approximately the 5th to 3rd century B.C.
The Island of Taiwan was briefly under Dutch colonial rule in the 17th cen
Sets with a knife and chopsticks -and sometimes some other utensils- were co
Unusually large and with all-metal handle that opens with a screw.
From the collection of Dr. Leo Figiel.
With a hilt that is of typical southern form, with a cupped base and langets.
The blade features a sunken panel with very finely chiseled "tree of life" motiff of small leaves.
A north Indian bichuwa dagger with recurved blade and richly decorated hilt.
A nice Balkan Ottoman dagger of a type called hançer
Possibly made in Gujarat and eventually incorporated in the Bikaner armory
An Ottoman bichaq, literally "knife", shaped like a yata
The slender blade is made of flawless wootz steel in boldly contrasting shades of silver and dark grey.