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Domed Shield

Date:
possibly 15th–18th century
Culture:
Tibetan
Medium:
Cane, iron, brass, silver, pigments, leather
Dimensions:
Diam. 24 in. (61 cm); H. 10 3/4 in. (27.3 cm)
Classification:
Shields
Credit Line:
Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.145
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. 94–95, no. 25, ill. p. 95.



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