Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Helmet

Date:
possibly 14th–16th century
Culture:
Western Tibetan or Central Asian
Medium:
Iron, copper alloy, textile
Dimensions:
H. 17 1/2 in. (44.5 cm); W. 8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm); D. 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 8.4 oz. (1598.9 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.91
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Warriors of the Himalayas: Rediscovering the Arms and Armor of Tibet," April 5—July 4, 2006.

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. 88–9, no. 22, ill. p. 89 and fig. 43.



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