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Steel Helmet

Auction:
3263T
Lot:
1371
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
Discovery - 3263T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Steel Helmet, Persia, 19th century, the surface decorated with figures on horseback fighting or shooting arrows, alternating with birds and beasts, all surrounded by scrolling florals, with traces of gilt damascene details, dia. 7 1/4 in.

Asian Art Online
Estimate $200-300

Missing finial, nasal guard warped and bent.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Arts, Damascene, Decorative arts, Scroll, Visual arts

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