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
  • Delhi, India and Europe
  • early 19th century
  • Iron, gold and velvet, damascened (Koftgari)
  • Length: 69.8 cm, blade
  • Stamp: 'I . X . X . I' Repeated
  • OA1811
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914