The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Talwar with scabbard
  • Talwar with scabbard
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • India and Europe
  • early 18th century
    17th century (European blade)
  • Watered steel, silver, gold, wood, brocade and iron, damascened (Koftgari) and chiselled
  • Length: 88.2 cm, blade
  • OA1805
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914