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Asian Art

Saddle

16th–19th century

Lacquered leather on wood, braided leather, conch

10 13/16 × 11 × 17 in. (27.43 × 27.94 × 43.18 cm)
Ann B. Goodman Collection, Gift of Ann B. Goodman
2015.125.28
Geography: 
Made in China
Culture: 
Chinese, Nuosu Yi
Period: 
16th–19th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Pastoral Asia, Beijing, China, to 2007; Ann B. Goodman Collection, Cambridge, Mass., 2007–15; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.