The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Dagger
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Iran
  • 1607
  • Iron, gold, silver and ivory, chiselled and damascened
  • Length: 26.6 cm, blade
  • Inscription: 'The slave of the king of the world Isma'il' Inlaid in gold
  • OA2211
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914