The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Shield
  • Shield
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Iran
  • 19th century
  • Steel, gold and velvet
  • Diameter: 38.1 cm
  • Inscription: Couplets of Persian poetry
  • OA1837
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914