The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Shield
  • This object is currently being catalogued
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Lahore, India
  • early 18th century
  • Iron or steel, gold and velvet, chiselled, embroidered and damascened (Koftgari)
  • Diameter: 57.1 cm
  • Inscription: Names of the twelve Imams and an Arabic verse In Koftgari inlaying
  • OA1978
  • Oriental Armoury