Objects
Forehead ornament for a horse (reshma). Second half of the 17th century
Forehead ornament for a horse (reshma). Second half of the 17th century
Object type
Forehead ornament for a horse (reshma)
Place of origin
Poland (?)
Date
Second half of the 17th century
Materials
Silver, gold, precious stones, ruby, crystal, braid
Technique
Gilding, carving, enamel, weaving
Dimensions
Height: 6,0 cm; rim length: 13,0 cm
Object history note
Was presented by ambassadors of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth to Tsars Ivan Alexeevich and Peter Alexeevich in 1686.
Publications
"Ratification of friendship …" Ambassadorial gifts to Russian Tsars. Catalogue of the exhibition. Moscow, 2005
Museum number
К-1063