Eight-Plate Helmet, Iron, leather, Tibetan

Eight-Plate Helmet

Date:
16th–17th century
Culture:
Tibetan
Medium:
Iron, leather
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm); Diam. 9 in. (22.9 cm); Wt. 2 lbs. 4.8 oz. (1043.3 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 2008
Accession Number:
2008.354
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 pp. 190–191, fig. 5.