Breast collar 2008.81h, det. of buckle

Equestrian Equipment Made for Yuthok Tashi Dundrup (g.yu thog bkra shis don grub, 1906–1983)

Date: ca. 1942–46
Geography: Derge
Culture: Tibetan, Derge
Medium: Copper alloy, iron, gold, turquoise, wood, leather, textile
Dimensions: Saddle: 18 1/2 x 24 x 17 in. (47 x 61 x 43.2 cm); stirrups: H., 7 in. (17.8 cm); bridle and bit: 21 x 9 in. (53.3 x 22.9 cm); Crupper: 39 x 20 in. (99.1 x 50.8 cm); tassel sockets: H. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm); breast collar: 72 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. (184.2 x 3.8 cm)
Classification: Equestrian Equipment
Credit Line: Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger and Kenneth and Vivian Lam Gifts; funds from various donors, by exchange; Laird and Kathleen Landmann and Bernice and Jerome Zwanger Gifts; and funds from various donors, 2008
Accession Number: 2008.81a–k

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