Right Half of a Cantle Plate from a Saddle, Iron, gold, silver, Tibetan or Chinese

Right Half of a Cantle Plate from a Saddle

Date:
16th–18th century
Culture:
Tibetan or Chinese
Medium:
Iron, gold, silver
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm); W. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm); Wt. 5 oz. (141.7 g)
Classification:
Equestrian Equipment
Credit Line:
Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 2008
Accession Number:
2008.122
Not on view
La Rocca, Donald J. "Recent Acquisitions of Tibetan and Mongolian Arms and Armor in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part 2." Waffen- und Kostümkunde: Zeitschrift der Gesellschaft für Historische Waffen- und Kostümkunde, n.s., 56, no. 2 p. 201, fig. 21.