Antique 18th century Indo Persian Islamic Armour Bazuband for sword shamshir. Antique 18th century Indo Persian Islamic Armour Bazuband. Superb quality, Antique 18th century Indo Persian Islamic "vambraces" armour Bazuband of characteristic form made of very well hand hammered extremely thick steel plate. Adorned on the center in low relief elaborate three profusely hand chiselled medallions containing horseman wearing kulah khud helmet and surrounded by six cusped cartouches depicting various animals.
The rim bordered with a chased floral band all richly adorned with gold inlaid koftgari and set with four small buckles for straps. Overall length, including the gauntlet: 51 cm (20.08 inches) Overall length of the steel vambraces: 33.4 cm (13.15 inches).
Width at the widest point: 11 cm (4.33 inches) Thickness of the plate: 2 mm (0.08 inches). Weight: 700 grams (1.54324 Pounds).CONDITION: In its original pristine condition showing age and usage. Most of the bazubands are made of a thin sheet of iron. This bazuband is unique since is made of very thick still plate which is rarely found in the most of the bazubands. All items are guaranteed to be authentic antiques, and not reproductions. All our artifacts are accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.
Canadian buyers please note: We are required to charge HST or GST on all orders mailed to Canadian destinations. Our business HUNDRED & ONE ANTIQUES is based on a long family tradition of collecting fine European and Oriental Antiques and Art, with a special interest in Antique Arms and Armour. We have been involved in antique trading since 1970.
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This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Middle East". The seller is "eclecticmuseum" and is located in Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.