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Parrying Shield

19th century (made)
Place of origin

Parrying shield or buckler, wood and steel, Assam, 19th century

Object details

Object type
Brief description
Parrying shield or buckler, wood and steel, Assam, 19th century
Credit line
Transferred from the India Museum in 1879
Transferred from the India Museum to South Kensington Museum in 1879
Bibliographic references
  • Lord Egerton of Tatton, Indian and Oriental Armour, London, 1896, p. 91, Cat. No. 216
  • Egerton, Wilbraham, An illustrated handbook of Indian arms; being a classified and descriptive catalogue of the arms exhibited at the India museum: with an introductory sketch of the military history of India, London, 1880 p.91
Other numbers
  • 216 - Egerton Catalogue Number
  • 9,148-1873 - India Museum Slip Book
Accession number

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Record createdJune 25, 2009
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