Pair of shin guards

19th century (made)


Height: 14 in, Width: 5 in

IS.211&A-1964 SSEA

Pair of shin guards, steel decorated with gold koftgari, probably Lahore, 19th century

Pair of greaves, of steel, hinged and jointed; each section is outlined with a border of gold koftgari pattern in the form of floral motifs surrounded by borders of bands of rectangles containing crosses.

Given by the Right Hon. the Earl Kitchener of Khartoum

Given by Lord Kitchener

Location: In Storage

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