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Bullet Mold

Date:
17th–19th century
Culture:
Himalayan, possibly Tibetan, Nepalese, or Bhutanese
Medium:
Iron, brass
Dimensions:
L. 5 3/4 in. (14.5 cm); W. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); Wt. 6.3 oz. (178.6 g)
Classification:
Firearms Accessories
Credit Line:
Purchase, Kenneth and Vivian Lam Gift, 2009
Accession Number:
2009.105
Not on view
La Rocca, Donald J. "Recent Acquisitions of Tibetan and Mongolian Arms and Armor in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part 2." Waffen- und Kostümkunde: Zeitschrift der Gesellschaft für Historische Waffen- und Kostümkunde, n.s., 56, no. 2 (2014). pp. 196–197, fig. 15.



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