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Miniature Votive Musket

Date:
17th–19th century
Culture:
Tibetan
Medium:
Iron, gold, silver, wood, pigments, horn, leather
Dimensions:
L. with prong-rest extended 18 1/4 in. (46.4 cm); L. with prong-rest folded 14 1/8 in. (35.9 cm); L. of barrel 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm); Cal. .28 in. (7 mm)
Classification:
Firearms
Credit Line:
Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.34
Not on view
La Rocca, Donald J. "Rediscovering the Arms and Armor of Tibet." In Warriors of the Himalayas. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, May 1, 2006. pp. 16, 56, 178, 199, 206–207, 209, no. 103, ill. p. 207.



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