Centurion will offer for sale a Highly Decorated 18th C. Indo-Persian Armor Set, along with a Detailed Indo-Persian Gold Dhal Separ Shield. Both Indo-Persian Armor lots were purchased from Robert Hales, noted arms dealer and author of Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour, in London in 1999.
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 collector pieces. 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 | 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 | Realized $10,890
The lots of armor are consigned to sell by auction 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.
Centurion Auctions is a national leader in the appraisal, evaluation, marketing and sale of Militaria & Firearms. Interested in selling Indo-Persian arms and armor? Whether it is a single item or lifetime collection – contact us for a complimentary evaluation.