The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Shield
  • Gholam-Ali of Isphahan
  • Iran
  • late 18th century
  • Iron or steel and red velvet, engraved
  • Diameter: 33 cm
  • Inscription: Couplets of Persian poetry
    Inscription: 'Soliman Shah'
    Inscription: 'Gholam-Ali'
  • OA1846
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914