The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Shield
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Iran
  • early 19th century
  • Iron or steel, silver and gold
  • Diameter: 41.9 cm
  • Inscription: Couplets of Persian heroic poetry
  • OA2272
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914