A Fine Heavy Antique Ottoman Empire/Indo-Persian or Indian KULAH KHUD Helmet

$ 2,950.00

A Fine Heavy Antique Ottoman Empire/Indo-Persian or Indian KULAH KHUD Helmet, circa. late 17th-18th century.  Heavy gauge hemispherical skull, fitted with tall central spike, a pair of plume-holders (fitted with Bird of Prey talons) and sliding nasal bar at the front, pierced at the base for the long chain mail neck-defense.  The skull has decorative chiseled and etched scenes overall depicting foliage, birds and inscriptions.  The interior retains remnants of the original lining.  A great looking helmet !

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