Indian Helmet With Gold Inlaid Decoration

India, 17th / 18th Century



37 cm high  x 20 cm diameter 



Provenance: Private European collection acquired in 1974



 

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Full Description

Indian Helmet With Gold Inlaid Decoration

Inscriptions: Qur'ran, sura al-Baqara (II), verse 255, invocations to God, Qur'an, sura al-Saff(LXI), parts of verse 13 and the phrase: 'There is no youth as brave as 'Ali, no sword as sharp as dhu'l-faqar'.

Indian Helmet With Gold Inlaid Decoration


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