The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Sabre with scabbard
  • Sabre with scabbard
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Hyderabad, India
  • early 18th century
  • Steel, gold, wood, knicob and iron, damascened (Koftgari)
  • Length: 73 cm, blade
    Width: 4.4 cm, blade
  • Inscription: The names of God, Mohamed and Ali Chiselled in low relief
  • OA1442
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914