The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Child's shamshir with scabbard
  • Child's shamshir with scabbard
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Sind, India
  • early 19th century
  • Walrus ivory, watered steel, gold, lace, wood, enamel, velvet and kinkob, enamelled
  • Length: 41.9 cm, blade
  • OA1411
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914