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Pair of Plates for the Back End-Boards of a Saddle

Date:
probably 18th century
Culture:
Tibetan
Medium:
Iron, gold, silver
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm); W. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
Classification:
Equestrian Equipment
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.229a, b
Not on view
La Rocca, Donald J. "An Approach to the Study of Arms and Armour from Tibet." Royal Armouries Yearbook 4 (2000). pp. 128–129, fig. 31.

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. p. 224, no. 117, ill.



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