Ceremonial Armors for Man (Dingjia) and Horse

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York City, United States

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  • Title: Ceremonial Armors for Man (Dingjia) and Horse
  • Date Created: 18th century
  • Physical Dimensions: Helmet (a); H. including nape defense 19 in. (48.3 cm); H. excluding nape defense 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm); W. 8 3/16 in. (20.8 cm); D. 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm); Wt. 3 lbs. 11.8 oz. (1695.3 g); helmet lining (b); Wt. 2.8 oz. (79.4 g)
  • Type: Ceremonial armors for man (Dingjia) and horse
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/24010
  • Medium: Steel, gold, silver, velvet, satin, iron, coral, malachite, turquoise, crystal, silk, cotton, brass, pearls, marten, feathers (kingfisher), paper, lacquer
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  • Culture: Chinese

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