The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Shield
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Iran
  • 19th century
  • Iron or steel, chiselled
  • Diameter: 43.1 cm
  • Inscription: Two couplets of Persian poetry and the date A.H. 1275
  • OA1926
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914