Both of the lots are of high quality, being beautifully chiseled steel with generous gold accents, allowing the intricate design work to show nicely in relief.
The Indo-Persian Armor pieces are great for collectors and non-collectors alike. They would complement any collection or also stand-alone as attractive displays.
19th CENTURY 3 PIECE INDO-PERSIAN ARMOR SET
Three piece Indo-Persian armor set etched and decorated with gold. Kulah Khud helmet with stand, Bazu arm shield with stand. 20.25" Dhal shield. Circa 1840. Era / Conflict: War of 1857-1858 | $2000 – 4000 (Realized $6050)
18th CENTURY INDO-PERSIAN GOLD DHAL SEPAR SHIELD
Highly detailed watered steel Dhal damascened in gold with Arabesques battle scenes and calligraphy. Original pad and liner. Circa 1780. Era / Conflict: War of 1857-1858 | $1000 – 2000 (Realized $10,890)
The lots of armor are consigned from a Private Florida Collection.
Bidding on the Indo-Persian Armor lots is open to everyone. Bidders may bid from the floor, live telephone, absentee or Internet. Visit the March 18th 2015 Auction Page for details and bidding information.
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