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
  • Jaipur, India
  • 18th century - 19th century (hilt)
  • Walrus ivory, watered steel, gold, gold lace, wood, enamel and velvet, enamelled
  • Length: 84.4 cm, blade
  • Inscription: Persian couplet
    Inscription: 'Assad Ullah' and talismanic square Inlaid in gold
  • OA1407
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914