An Indian plate and mail shirt

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Lot 1007
An Indian plate and mail shirt
17th century

Sold for US$ 1,755 inc. premium
An Indian plate and mail shirt
17th century
The thigh-length shirt with short sleeves and composed of riveted links. The front fitted on each side with rectangular plates, the right side with short inscription, and with long, narrow plates behind. The back with three rows of narrow, overlapping plates.
Condition: Good.
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Footnotes

  • Note: One of a large group of similar shirts, of varying degrees of quality, that were captured by Anup Singh, Maharajah of Bikaner, in Rajasthan when, as General in the army of the Emperor Aurangze, he defeated the last defender of the Adil-Shah dynasty at Bijapur at the Siege of the Adoni Fortress in 1689
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