Lot 281
Indo-Persian Shield
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
19th century, convex form, elaborate chiseled iron surfaces with gold embellishments, four raised bosses in the center, eight panels with Arabic inscriptions separated by eight rosettes depicting wildlife; the interior with decorative padding and fitted with later wire to hang for display.

16-3/4 in. diameter

Some spots of oxidation; overall patina to iron; the padding deteriorated, but present; good condition and ready to hang.