Head Defense for a Horse (Shaffron)

Date: 15th–17th century
Culture: Tibetan or Mongolian
Medium: Iron, leather, brass or copper alloy
Dimensions: H. 21 in. (53.3 cm); W. 20 1/4 in. (51.4 cm)
Classification: Equestrian Equipment-Shaffrons
Credit Line: Purchase, The Collection of Giovanni P. Morosini, presented by his daughter Giulia, by exchange; Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, by exchange; and Fletcher Fund, by exhange, 1997
Accession Number: 1997.242d

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