Rare 17th/18th century, Persian Char Aina military equipment.
Wootz Damascus steel wrought iron, inlaid with Koftgari 24 kt gold.
In excellent condition, with some points of interest: some eyelets are missing, the gold has some minor wear in places. This military equipment was clearly worn/used and has not been a decorative object.
Dimensions are as follows:
Back plate: 31 x 24.5 cm
Breastplate: 25 x 20 cm
Upper arm protector: 35 x 17 cm
Wrist protector: 13 cm long, 14 cm at the widest point, 11 cm at the smallest point.
- Total nr of items
- Medieval gold inlayed Persian Char Aina suit or armor 17th / 18th century
- Inlaid metal
- 18th century
- Region/ Country of origin
- Good condition, see description
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