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Archer's bracer

Archer's bracer

  • Place of origin:

    Burma (made)

  • Date:

    probably 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carved wood

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Carved wooden bracer with two projecting horns to grip the wrist and lower forearm, decorated with incised floral scrolls and foliage

Place of Origin

Burma (made)


probably 19th century (made)



Materials and Techniques

Carved wood


Length: 6.6 in length?, Width: 5.7 in Width?

Descriptive line

Carved wooden archer's bracer, Burma, 19th century

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Stone, George Cameron, A Glossary of the Construction, Decoration and Use of Arms and Armor in All Countries and in All Times, Jack Brussel, New York, 1934, fig.178, p.139


South & South East Asia Collection

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