Spearhead (Mdung Rtse), Iron, gold, silver, Tibetan

Spearhead (Mdung Rtse)

Date:
17th–18th century
Culture:
Tibetan
Medium:
Iron, gold, silver
Dimensions:
L. 18 7/8 in. (47.9 cm)
Classification:
Shafted Weapons
Credit Line:
Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.258
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. 5, 130, 174, 180, no. 83, ill.