Great armour (Moyegi-odoshi no mogami-do) bearing the badges of the Okochi family. Japanese, about 1840. Helmet signed by the armourer Neo Masanobu of Nara, and dates from the 17th century. Part of the Japanese Armour Exhibition held at the Tower of London, 1965 (Snowshill Manor)

Object Title

Great armour (Moyegi-odoshi no mogami-do) bearing the badges of the Okochi family. Japanese, about 1840. Helmet signed by the armourer Neo Masanobu of Nara, and dates from the 17th century. Part of the Japanese Armour Exhibition held at the Tower of London, 1965 (Snowshill Manor)

Great armour (Moyegi-odoshi no mogami-do) bearing the badges of the Okochi family. Japanese, about 1840. Helmet signed by the armourer Neo Masanobu of Nara, and dates from the 17th century. Part of the Japanese Armour Exhibition held at the Tower of London, 1965 (Snowshill Manor)

Reference

RA PH A6941.21

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Item

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B/W Negative

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Open access

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Crown Copyright