The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Sword with scabbard
  • Sword with scabbard
  • Assedallah of Isfahani
  • Delhi, India and Iran
  • 18th century
  • Jade, gold, watered steel inlaid with gold, table-cut rubies, emeralds and diamonds, rose diamonds, wood, velvet and silver, damascened
  • Length: 88.5 cm, overall
    Weight: 0.94 kg, without scabbard
  • Inscription: 'Amal Assad Ullah Isfahani' and talismanic square Inlaid in gold
  • OA1402
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Comte de Pourtalès-Gorgier; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford, Paris, 1865.