• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 220

    A MAIL SHIRT AND HEAD-COVERING WITH PLUME. INDIA, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MAIL SHIRT AND HEAD-COVERING WITH PLUME. INDIA, 17TH CENTURY
    The shirt formed of slender iron rings extending to below the knees and to wrists, with a series of plates to back and to front larger plates with fastening buckles, the head mail similar with large black ostrich plume to top (2)


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