A fine and rare pair of Chinese or Tibetan gilt iron stirrups, 17th-18th century
An important and rare German Maximilian Armour, circa 1520-30. From the ancestral arsenal of the Dukes of Brunswick-Lüneburg.
A superbly fine Indian lacquered shield, Mysore, 18th century. With Shi’ite invocations in gilt calligraphy: ‘There is no hero but Ali, and there is no sword but the Dhu’l-faqar’
Peter Finer and his Sons are specialists in antique arms and armour, from the bronze age through to the 19th Century, including weapons and armour from the viking, medieval and renaissance periods, whether for battle, ceremony or hunting. Located in London, we exhibit around the globe, and have sold pieces to over 20 Museums worldwide.
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