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    Chiseled, Silver and Copper Inlaid Indo-Persian Dahl.
    The shield, of circular convex form, has four panels of chiseled decoration depicting celebration and gathering Islamic scenes. The center is decorated with figure head set around four domed floral bosses. It measures approximately 19-inches in diameter. Metal backing present along with leather holder and strap. Probably 20th century.

    Condition: Good. Shield had numerous dings and mars throughout. Some losses to silver and copper inlay/work. Lacquered recently. Loose bosses. Light surface and heavy rust to metal backing, leather pad and handle with age wear, cracks and separations. Added screws and hinges not original to the shield.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    13th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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