CDV of Naser al-Din Shah Qajar c. 1880 with Royal Sword
Category: World Leaders
Item Number: 14690
Nasiruddin Qajar Shah
Carte de Visite CDV of Naser al-Din Shah Qajar of Persia c. 1880. 4"x2.5" sepia photo depicts the shah seated confidently in full royal uniform, including elaborate jeweling on his jacket and headwear, with his jewel encrusted sword prominently displayed. Below the image is the photographer's imprint "W&D Downey." On the verso is the photographer's emblem "W&D Downey, Photographer to Her Majesty." Some minor scratches, including a small emulsion missing on the armchair. Overall very attractive.