An Indian lacquered leather Shield
Lot 265
A lacquered leather Shield (dhal) Northern India, first half of the 19th Century
£3,000 - 4,000
US$ 5,000 - 6,700
withdrawn
Auction Details
Lot Details
A lacquered leather Shield (dhal)
Northern India, first half of the 19th Century
of circular convex form, lacquer decoration in Chinese style, four later Lucknow enamel bosses in the centre
56 cm. diam.

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Bonhams, Islamic and Indian Art, 6 October 2008, lot 457.

    For a closely related shield, see Howard Ricketts and Philippe Missillier, Splendeur des Armes Orientales, Exhibition Catalogue, Paris, 1988, no.240, p.141.

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