Object Title

Pair of stirrups

Pair of stirrups

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

XXVIH.12

Provenance

Purchased from the Royal United Services Institution, no. MR.2830, 1963.

Physical Description

Of bronze, the arches cast with dragons' heads at either side of the central slots for the stirrup leathers. The arches are brazed onto large oval treads.

Dimensions

Dimensions: The height of each stirrup is 173 mm, the width being 150 mm and the front to back measurement being 120 mm. Weight: Each stirrup weighs 1.35 kg.

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Places China