Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pair of Stirrups (Yob Cha)

Date:
15th–18th century
Culture:
Tibetan
Medium:
Iron, gold, silver
Dimensions:
Stirrup (a); H. 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm); W. 5 in. (12.7 cm); D. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); Wt. 15.4 oz. (436.6 g); stirrup (b); H. 6 in. (15.2 cm); W. 5 in. (12.7 cm); D. 3 in. (7.6 cm); Wt. 14.6 oz. (413.9 g)
Classification:
Equestrian Equipment-Stirrups
Credit Line:
Purchase, Bernice and Jerome Zwanger Gift, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.220a, b
Not on view
La Rocca, Donald J. Warriors of the Himalayas: Rediscovering the Arms and Armor of Tibet. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2006. pp. 16, 148, 244, no. 128, ill.

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