A beautiful antique belt from central Tibet and typically seen in the regions of Gyantse and Samye. The front includes very fine ornamental silver plaques mounted with brass snow lions.
Origin: Collected in Tibet in the 1980s and part of the Stone Routes Collection.
Material: Tibetan Silver, Brass, Leather, Brocade
Length (including straps): 42 inches x 3 inches
Size: each ornamental plaque measures 86mm x 66mm
Age: 19th/Early 20th C