Armored Belt

Date:
17th–19th century
Culture:
Tibetan
Medium:
Iron, leather
Dimensions:
L. 44 in. (111.8 cm); H. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)
Classification:
Armor Parts
Credit Line:
Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 2006
Accession Number:
2006.269
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 378
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Tibetan Arms and Armor from the Permanent Collection," December 13, 2007–April 29, 2012, no. 46.

La Rocca, Donald J. "Recent Acquisitions of Tibetan and Mongolian Arms and Armor in the Metropolitan Museum of Art." Waffen-und Kostümkunde: Zeitschrift der Gesellschaft für Historische Waffen- und Kostümkunde, n.s., 50, no. 2 pp. 22–23, fig. 4.