London, South Kensington
18 October 2002
Property From The Los Angeles County Museum of Art,
Sold to Benefit The Acqusitions Fund
A Qajar silver and gilt inlaid steel armguard
decorated with shaped cartouches detailed with flowers and foliage in silver and gilt on a scrolling lotus ground --14¼in. (36.2cm.) long, (rubbing).
Nasli M. Heeramaneck, donated by Joan Palevsky
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Pal, Pratapaditya (ed.): Islamic Art, the Nasli M. Heeramaneck Collection, Los Angeles, 1973, no. 329 p. 171 (not illustrated).
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