The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Shield
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • India
  • early 18th century
  • Watered steel, gold and velvet, damascened (Koftgari), chiselled and embroidered
  • Diameter: 52 cm
  • OA2287
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914