Forensic Fashion
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>Costume Studies
>>1587 Safavid ghulam
Subjectghulam knight
Culture: Iranian 
Setting: Safavid empire, Persia 16-17thc
Objectshamshir 'lion tail' saber
​Royal Armouries Museum > War Gallery *
Officer's sabre and sabbard [SIC]  By John Prosser  Hilt and mounts London, about 1800; blade Persian, 1669-94  
This sword was made when Eastern dress, including weapons, had become fashionable in Europe.  
Its Persian blade bears inscriptions praising Sultan Suleyman." ...

​National Museum of Ireland -- Decorative Arts and History > What's In Store? *

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* Rajasthan Gems and Jewellery
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