Stirrup, Iron, gold, silver, Tibetan

Stirrup

Date:
15th–18th century
Culture:
Tibetan
Medium:
Iron, gold, silver
Dimensions:
H. 4 15/16 in. (12.5 cm); W. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm); D. 2 1/16 in. (5.2 cm); Wt. 10.9 oz. (309 g)
Classification:
Equestrian Equipment-Stirrups
Credit Line:
Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.257
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, 74, 244, no. 129, ill.