Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bow Case and Quiver

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Tibetan or Chinese
Medium:
Leather, silver, textile, copper alloy
Dimensions:
Bow case; L. 18 1/2 in. (47 cm); quiver; L. 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm)
Classification:
Archery Equipment-Arrows & Quivers
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.2557a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 378
[William Ockelford Oldman, London, before November 18, 1935; his gift to Stone]; George Cameron Stone, New York (until d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
La Rocca, Donald J. "An Approach to the Study of Arms and Armour from Tibet." Royal Armouries Yearbook 4 (1999). pp. 127–128, fig. 29.

La Rocca, Donald J. Warriors of the Himalayas: Rediscovering the Arms and Armor of Tibet. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2006. pp. 126, 134–135, no. 46, ill. pp. 134–135 and front cover.



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