The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Kard with scabbard
  • Kard with scabbard
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Delhi, India and Europe
  • 18th century (handle)
  • Carved rock crystal, catseyes, spinnels, emeralds, gold, Damascus steel, shark's skin, silver and gold
  • Length: 15.2 cm, blade
  • OA1419
  • Oriental Armoury
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Comte de Portalès-Gorgier sale, Paris, 8 March 1865, no. 1670; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.