Arms and Armour Online Auction

June 23, 2011

LOT 37

Lot 37

Persian Damascened Steel Dahl, late 18th/early 19th century

Persian Damascened Steel Dahl, late 18th/early 19th century
Lot 37 Details
Persian Damascened Steel Dahl, late 18th/early 19th century

engraved overall with intricate floral pattern including gold and silver inlay, the centre with repoussé radiant sun mask with four decorated bosses within scripted border and rivetted brass rim, the interior madras lined
length 18.25" — 46.4 cm.

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $1,920
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Property from the collection of Harrison M. Scheak, Toronto


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 37

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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