Nineteen Ornamental Fittings from a Horse Harness and an Ornamental Saddle Steel

Date: saddle plate, 17th–18th century; harness fittings, 15th–17th century
Culture: saddle plate, Chinese or Tibetan; harness fittings, Tibetan
Medium: Iron, gold, silver, copper, leather
Dimensions: saddle plate, H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); W. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm); harness fittings (2002.17.4, .7, .10, .16) L. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm) to 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm)
Classification: Equestrian Equipment
Credit Line: Purchase, Kenneth and Vivian Lam Gift, 2002
Accession Number: 2002.17.1–.20

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