Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pommel Plate from a Saddle

Date:
17th–19th century
Culture:
Tibetan
Medium:
Iron, gold
Dimensions:
H. 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm); W. 14 3/8 in. (36.5 cm)
Classification:
Equestrian Equipment-Saddles
Credit Line:
Gift of Steven Kossak, The Kronos Collections, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.41
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Warriors of the Himalayas: Rediscovering the Arms and Armor of Tibet," April 5–July 4, 2006.

La Rocca, Donald J. Warriors of the Himalayas: Rediscovering the Arms and Armor of Tibet. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2006. p. 222, no. 115, ill.

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