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Saddle cloth

  • Place of origin:

    Xigazê (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woollen pile

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Saddle cloth of woollen pile in polychrome colours.

Place of Origin

Xigazê (made)


ca. 1900 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Woollen pile

Object history note

See IM.72-1910; Animal trappings

Descriptive line

Saddle cloth of woollen pile, Xigazê (Shigatse), Tibet, ca. 1900

Production Note

Made by monks in the Great Monastery at Shigatse.


Transport; Textiles; Arms & Armour; Animals and Wildlife; Equestrian equipment


South & South East Asia Collection

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