Armour (Midori-fukaki-odoshi tachi-do). Japanese, 14th-16th century. Helmet made by Myochin Munenobu, about 1616-1623; mask by Myochin Yoshimichi, about 1521-1531; the pauldrons and cuirass by Myochin Muneyasu, about 1387; the arm defences and tassets by Myochin Nobuiye, about 1504-1554; and the greaves by Myochin Yoshihisa. Part of the Japanese Armour Exhibition held at the Tower of London, 1965 (F. Festing)

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Armour (Midori-fukaki-odoshi tachi-do). Japanese, 14th-16th century. Helmet made by Myochin Munenobu, about 1616-1623; mask by Myochin Yoshimichi, about 1521-1531; the pauldrons and cuirass by Myochin Muneyasu, about 1387; the arm defences and tassets by Myochin Nobuiye, about 1504-1554; and the greaves by Myochin Yoshihisa. Part of the Japanese Armour Exhibition held at the Tower of London, 1965 (F. Festing)

Armour (Midori-fukaki-odoshi tachi-do). Japanese, 14th-16th century. Helmet made by Myochin Munenobu, about 1616-1623; mask by Myochin Yoshimichi, about 1521-1531; the pauldrons and cuirass by Myochin Muneyasu, about 1387; the arm defences and tassets by Myochin Nobuiye, about 1504-1554; and the greaves by Myochin Yoshihisa. Part of the Japanese Armour Exhibition held at the Tower of London, 1965 (F. Festing)

Reference

RA PH A6941.83

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B/W Negative

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