Objects
Saddle. Second half of the 17th century
Saddle. Second half of the 17th century
Object type
Saddle
Place of origin
Poland
Date
Second half of the 17th century
Materials
Silver, wood, velvet, leather, silver thread
Technique
Weaving, chasing, needlework
Dimensions
Total length: 41,0 cm; height of the pommel: 34,0 cm; height of the cantle: 21,0 cm
Object history note
Was granted 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
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