20 September 2007
A PERSIAN MATCHING KULAH KHUD, DHAL AND BAZU-BAND
The first with dome-shaped skull fitted with two plume-holders, central spike, adjustable nasal (screw bent), and vandyked patterned camail of small butted iron and brass rings; the second of convex circular form with four domed bosses attaching internal carrying rings; the third retaining its original lining (wrist-band missing); each chiselled in bas relief with flowers and foliage and heightened with panels of gold and silver koftgari, the kulah khud and dhal incorporating a band of cartouches filled with religious invocations.
The first, 10in (25cm) (3)
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