Great armour (Kon-ito-sugake-odoshi no magami-do) bearing the badges of the Mori family. Japanese, mid 19th century. Shin guards bear the signiture of the armourer Myochin Yoshitsugo, and date from the 16th century. Part of the Japanese Armour Exhibition held at the Tower of London, 1965 (Snowshill Manor)

Object Title

Great armour (Kon-ito-sugake-odoshi no magami-do) bearing the badges of the Mori family. Japanese, mid 19th century. Shin guards bear the signiture of the armourer Myochin Yoshitsugo, and date from the 16th century. Part of the Japanese Armour Exhibition held at the Tower of London, 1965 (Snowshill Manor)

Great armour (Kon-ito-sugake-odoshi no magami-do) bearing the badges of the Mori family. Japanese, mid 19th century. Shin guards bear the signiture of the armourer Myochin Yoshitsugo, and date from the 16th century. Part of the Japanese Armour Exhibition held at the Tower of London, 1965 (Snowshill Manor)

Reference

RA PH A6941.105

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Item

Extent

B/W Negative

Access Conditions

Open access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright