Silver, gilt brass, copper, wood, leather, textile (silk)
H. 13 in. (33 cm); L. 20 in. (50.8 cm); W. 15 in. (38.1 cm)
Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 2005
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.
Pal, Pratapaditya. "With an Essay by Eleanor Olson." In The Art of Tibet. New York and Greenwich, 1969. pp. 129, 160.
Tucci, Giuseppe. Tibet: Land of the Snows. Centres of Art and Civilisation: 10. 2nd ed. London: Paul Elek, 1973. pp. 152–153.
La Rocca, Donald J. Warriors of the Himalayas: Rediscovering the Arms and Armor of Tibet. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2006. pp. 239, 242–43, no. 126, ill. (incorrectly numbered as 2005.48.1).
La Rocca, Donald J. "Tibetan Warriors : The Challenges of Presenting the Warlike Side of a Peaceful Culture." In The Universal Heritage of Arms and Military History: Challenges and Choices in a Changing World, ICOMAM Conference, Vienna 2007. Vienna: Heeresgeschichtliches Museum, 2008. p. 51, fig. 16.