Pair of crupper pendants (63 cm, 1,4 kg each), Tibet 14th–15th cc. Made of delicately chiseled and pierced iron covered in a thin layer of gold. Crupper pendants would hang from the straps behind the saddle on either side of a horse[2870×4000]

Pair of crupper pendants (63 cm, 1,4 kg each), Tibet 14th–15th cc. Made of delicately chiseled and pierced iron covered in a thin layer of gold. Crupper pendants would hang from the straps behind the saddle on either side of… Continue Reading

Ivory spectacle case with a carved skeleton grim reaper with a scythe which is also being held by a doctor (who is also holding a pair of spectacles), a baby in a cradle, and a hour glass, European, c. 1500. [3750×2868]

Ivory spectacle case with a carved skeleton grim reaper with a scythe which is also being held by a doctor (who is also holding a pair of spectacles), a baby in a cradle, and a hour glass, European, c. 1500.… Continue Reading