Objects
Horse breast straps. Maker: Johann Michael. The early 17th century
Horse breast straps. Maker: Johann Michael. The early 17th century
Object type
Horse breast straps
Place of origin
Czechia, Prague
Date
The early 17th century
Author
Maker: Johann Michael
Materials
Silver, precious stones, pearl, leather, satin
Technique
Enamel, filigree, embossing
Dimensions
Length: 77,0 cm (the straps)
Object history note
Was presented by Duke Frederick of Schleswig-Holstein to Tsar Boris Godunov, 1604
Publications
"Ratification of friendship …" Ambassadorial gifts to Russian Tsars. Catalogue of the exhibition. Moscow, 2005
The Armoury Chamber of Moscow Kremlin Museums. Album. Moscow, 2006
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