Head Defense for a Horse (Shaffron)

Date: late 15th–early 17th century
Culture: Tibetan or Mongolian
Medium: Iron, leather, gold, silver, brass or copper alloy, textile
Dimensions: H. 22½ in. (57.2 cm); W. 24 7/8 in. (63.2 cm)
Classification: Equestrian Equipment-Shaffrons
Credit Line: Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 2004
Accession Number: 2004.402

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