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Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour is rightly subtitled A Lifetime's Passion.Robert Hales bought his first antique weapon in Kabul in 1966 when, at the age of 21, he travelled overland to Nepal through Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan through India to Kathmandu, where he also acquired antiques from Tibetan refugees.

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Islamic Arms and Armor | Essay | The Metropolitan Museum ...

The expression "Islamic arms and armor" is a term often somewhat restrictively applied to arms and armor of the Mamluk period (1250–1517) in Egypt and Syria, the Ottoman empire (ca. 1299–1922), the Near East, especially Persia, and those areas of India under Mughal rule (1526–1858). One of the main characteristics of Islamic armor is ...

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Feb 24, 2016 - The book illustrates over 1,000 items of Islamic and Oriental arms and armour which represent the finest and most interesting examples originating from Islamic and Hindu cultures and beyond, including Russia, China, Tibet, Mongolia, Korea and South East Asia. All the items illustrated have passed through the hands of R…

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Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour. Every collector, dealer, and curator will want to have this book and will consult it again and again.'. Book is …

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Islamic & Oriental Arms & Armor |Hundred & One Antiques|Swords

We specialize in Arms and Armor, Antique Swords, Islamic Oriental and European Antiques and Antiquities. including: antique Islamic swords, daggers, ceramic and bronze, antique Chinese swords, ceramic porcelain and bronze, Roman, Greek, Egyptian and Asian antiquities; we also have a selection of Pre Columbian and Tribal Art.

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Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour (Walton) - De Re Militari

H. Russell Robinson, Oriental Armour (London, 1967) and the catalogue from the Wallace Collection, Guy Francis Laking, Oriental Arms and Armour (London, 1964). There are also a small number of other catalogues from specific collections, but little else systematic. By way of example, I note the rather imprecise yet indicative statistic that WorldCat® lists only …

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New book by Robert Hales who supplied the world's leading museums and collectors with the finest examples of Oriental arms and armour in the last forty years. T

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This book is a visual and intellectual treat for all scholars and collectors of Islamic or Oriental weapons and those readers who will just want to delight in the visual beauty of exquisite crafted works of art. This is a comprehensive masterpiece of identification, and sublime photography of a lifetime's journey of discovery.

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AN OTTOMAN CORAL-INSET GILT-COPPER MOUNTED SWORD …

Two very similar Ottoman kilijs are published by Robert Hales (Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour.A Lifetime's Passion, London, 2013, p.209, nos.507 and 508).As well as mounts heavily set with coral and turquoise, some of it engraved, the Hales swords also have blades decorated with similar gold-damascened inscriptions.

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Oriental Arms – Fine Oriental Antiques

Fine Antique Arms & Armor. View inventory. scroll down. NEW ITEMS. Rare and Large 18 C. "Bank" Sickle Dagge. Deccan, India. 15212. New. View. Knife / Machete from the Cocos / Keeling Island. 15214. New. View. ... [email protected] SOLD ITEMS FROM OLD ORIENTAL-ARMS WEB SITE. Terms & Conditions.

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We offers for sale high quality antique weapons, swords and daggers, mostly Islamic, European, Ottoman, Persian, Russian, Indian Mughal period, Chinese and Japanese arms and armor. We also offer curiosities and oddities, such as ethnographic carvings from the South Seas, Maori items, antique Islamic art and Islamic metalwork, as well as books and interesting objects …

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Feb 24, 2016 - The book illustrates over 1,000 items of Islamic and Oriental arms and armour which represent the finest and most interesting examples originating from Islamic and Hindu cultures and beyond, including Russia, China, Tibet, Mongolia, Korea and South East Asia. All the items illustrated have passed through the hands of R…

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Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour - vikingsword.com

A recognised authority, Hales' forthcoming publication Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour is the first to document the range and breadth of this extraordinary field and is enthusiastically welcomed. Donald J. LaRocca, Curator, Department of Arms and Armor at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New

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(PDF) Orientalism and Muslim arms and armour | Stephane ...

Aside from the studies of 44 Orientalism and Muslim arms and armour authors who have been cited previously, the Arms of The arms included in the Pierre Loti collec- the Muslim World were not put into perspective from tion are classified in the so-called "Islamic arts", the a "longue durée" perspective.

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Alban Arms & Armour

Welcome to Alban Arms & Armour. Thank you for visiting our site. We concentrate primarily on offering for sale fine quality antique British and European arms and armour, plus related antiquarian objects. As opportunities arise we also make available items of Oriental and Islamic origins plus notable publications.

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West Asian Arms, Armor and Weapons - 17 For Sale at 1stDibs

Shop arms, armor and weapons at 1stDibs, the leading resource for antique and modern collectibles and curiosities made in West Asian. ... Mid-20th Century Islamic West Asian Arms, Armor and Weapons. Materials. Metal, Metal. View Full Details. ... Oriental Saber, called Shamshir Ottoman Empire, late 18th century Handle in horn, steel mounted ...

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Oriental Arms and Armor in the Hermitage Collection

Oriental Arms and Armor in the Hermitage Collection. St. Petersburg: Herm, 2015. Sewn cl. A splendidly produced summary catalogue of the extensive collections of the Hermitage of arms and armor from Turkey, the Caucasus, the Near East, Central Asia, and the Far East. The full-page illustrations and many details show that swords, daggers ...

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Arms & Armour – The Wallace Collection Shop

Islamic and Oriental Arms & Armour - A Lifetime's Passion. £120.00 1 2 Next. Prints & editions. See our range of bespoke prints exclusive to the Wallace Collection Shop. Shop The Collection Greetings Cards. We stock a wide range of greetings cards with highlights from our collection.

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Selling at select Antiques and Arms Fairs as well as online, we offer the collector and dealer a range of fine historic weapons including antique swords, collectible knives and daggers, antique spears, polearms, antique guns & pistols, arms & armour and other items relating to …

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An Ottoman coral studded pala | Mandarin Mansion

2019, Christie's; Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds Including Oriental Rugs and Carpets, May 2, lot 173. Sold for equivalent of € 26.217,-For more related examples, see, among others: Robert Hales; Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour: A Lifetime's Passion, Robert Hales C. I. Ltd., Guernsey, UK, 2013. Page 209.

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Robert Elgood(ed.): Islamic arms and armour, xii, 252 pp ...

Robert Elgood(ed.): Islamic arms and armour, xii, 252 pp. London: Scolar Press, 1979. £75. - Volume 44 Issue 2

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The seeds of Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour: A Lifetime's Passion were sown when Hales bought his first antique weapon in Kabul, Afghanistan in 1966. At the age of 21, he travelled overland to Nepal through Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan through India. Along the way, he acquired antiques from Tibetan refugees.

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Two Aspects of Islamic Arms and Armor

Two Aspects of Islamic Arms and Armor D. G. ALEXANDER Research Associate, Department of Arms and Armor, The Metropolitan Museum of Art I. The Turban Helmet TURBAN HELMETS, SO called because of their over- sized bulbous shape, and the armor and shields to

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Robert Hales Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour: A Lifetime's Passion London: Robert Hales, 2013, 400 pp., £85 [note 1] ISBN 978-0-992 This gorgeous collector's volume of arms and armour covering most of Asia is a stunning book. It includes numerous ….

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Runjeet Singh - Arms & Armour from the East -

Established and respected British dealer of Eastern Arms & Armour, Runjeet Singh, presents his first catalogue simply titled Arms & Armour from the East - Winter 2015. It contains 50 items for ...

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Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour: A Lifetime's Passion. Robert Hales C.I. Ltd., 2003. P. 5, exhibit 9 and plate 1. Darian, Steven (1976). The other face of the Makara. p29-36. George Cameron Stone (1999). A Glossary of the Construction, Decoration and Use of Arms and Armor: in All Countries and in All Times.

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Aug 7, 2017 - The book illustrates over 1,000 items of Islamic and Oriental arms and armour which represent the finest and most interesting examples originating from Islamic and Hindu cultures and beyond, including Russia, China, Tibet, Mongolia, Korea and South East Asia. All the items illustrated have passed through the hands of R…

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Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour : A Lifetime's Passion

The book illustrates over 1,000 items of Islamic and Oriental arms and armour which represent the finest and most interesting examples originating from Islamic and Hindu cultures and beyond, including Russia, China, Tibet, Mongolia, Korea and South East Asia. All the items illustrated have passed through the hands of Robert Hales during the last 45 years.

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Islamic and Oriental Arms & Armour - Wallace Collection Shop

Islamic and Oriental Arms & Armour - A Lifetime's Passion £120.00 Add to cart This book comprises illustrations and concise descriptions of over a thousand assorted eastern weapons and armour which have passed through the hands …

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Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour - Robert Hales

Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour: A Lifetime's Passion by Robert Hales - Robert Hales (C.I.) Ltd. Robert Hales Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour A Lifetime's Passion 400 pages, 304 x 254 mm Over 850 colour and 150 black and white illustrations Hardback £85.00; Leather-bound deluxe edition £450.00 (limited edition of 50) £85.00

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