The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Talwar with scabbard
  • Talwar with scabbard
  • Muhamed Kazim Shirazi
  • India
  • 18th century
  • Russet iron, gold, steel, wood, velvet and silver
  • Length: 86.9 cm, blade
  • Inscription: 'Mohamed Kazim Shirazie of Isphahan', 'Meer Murad Ali Khan Tahir' and Ya Kazie. Ul. Hajat' and a talismanic symbol
  • OA1503
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914