The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Sword
  • Sword
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Lahore, India and Germany
  • 19th century (hilt)
    17th century (blade)
  • Russeted iron, silver, gold and brass, damascened (Koftgari)
  • Length: 44.4 cm, blade
  • Inscription: In Arabic Brass
  • OA1795
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914