Armour (Kon-ito-odoshi no do-maru) presented to the first Duke of Edinburgh by the Emperor Meiji on 22nd September 1869. Japanese, about 1860. Helmet made by Myochin Nobuiye, and the arm defences and greaves by Myochin Munetomo. Part of the Japanese Armour Exhibition held at the Tower of London, 1965 (Windsor Castle)

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Armour (Kon-ito-odoshi no do-maru) presented to the first Duke of Edinburgh by the Emperor Meiji on 22nd September 1869. Japanese, about 1860. Helmet made by Myochin Nobuiye, and the arm defences and greaves by Myochin Munetomo. Part of the Japanese Armour Exhibition held at the Tower of London, 1965 (Windsor Castle)

Armour (Kon-ito-odoshi no do-maru) presented to the first Duke of Edinburgh by the Emperor Meiji on 22nd September 1869. Japanese, about 1860. Helmet made by Myochin Nobuiye, and the arm defences and greaves by Myochin Munetomo. Part of the Japanese Armour Exhibition held at the Tower of London, 1965 (Windsor Castle)

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RA PH A6941.89

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Item

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