Kula Khud 19th c Persian Helmet

£2,750.00

Kula Khud 19th c Persian Helmet in stunning condition with excellent silver and gold inlay to all parts for the helmet. The skull with slightly raised panels with matching decoration which again appears on the nose guard and plume holders. This example fitted with black horse hair plume and is complete with original chin mail. Please note the silver inlay has darkened with age but good be cleaned if require please see image a very small area on the rim where the silver has been cleaned. There is a very similar example in the Philadelphia Museum of Art: https://www.philamuseum.org/collection/object/113977

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