24 May 2006
A PERSIAN CHISELLED AND DAMASCENED KULAH KHUD
With domed skull chiselled with a complex pattern of flowers encircled by a broad band of segmental large cartouches overlaid with gold koftgari scrolls and flowers, the base encircled by a narrow band of small panels filled with chiselled Persian verses heightened with silver koftgari, and fitted with sliding nasal, plume-holders, spike and aventail of butted iron rings.
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