The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
This object is currently being catalogued
  • Scimitar with scabbard
  • This object is currently being catalogued
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Iran and Turkey
  • 17th century (blade)
    early 19th century (mounts)
  • Iron, walrus ivory, silver, gold, wood, velvet, bullion and silk, chased
  • Length: 82.5 cm, blade
  • Inscription: Forged statement that blade was made by Assad Ullah of Isphahan and talismanic symbol Inlaid
  • OA1756
  • Oriental Armoury