With a lozenge pattern of brass rings.
Traditionally associated with Vishnu, it was an essential piece of equipment for the Sikh nihang.
Its decoration consists of fantastic designs of various animals, mythical and existing.
Iron lockbox with key, decorated with the gold koftgari normally seen on arms.
The best of its kind known to me, with silver overlay and ivory finial.
Made of steel, decorated with fine gold overlay in a pattern of swastikas.
Made of a beautiful piece of black zitan hardwood, carved in a spiral, topped with a silver knob.
A translucent hide shield with gilt brass ornaments. Probably Nepalese of for a Nepalese client.
This type of axe was part of the standard equipment of the
With a samvat date that corresponds to 1691 A.D.
A relatively rare variety of an Indian war axe, called tungi.
An interesting Indian dhal, a small shield that was signed by its maker from Gujarat.
With paddle-shaped blade associated with the Nggela Islands.
An antique Sinhalese walking cane, made of a light and relatively flexible
Covered almost entirely in very fine "sadeli" marquetry that is associated primarily with Gujarat.
South India, made of chiseled iron with bird-bodied yali creatures.
Made with a separate parakeet-shaped hook, attached to long tanged spearhead.