Suit of Armor (Gusoku)

Iron painted with black and gold lacquer, leather, silk cords and tassels (tosei gusoku (modern equipment)) | Late 17th century

Japanese Artist

a. helmet; b. gorget; c. mask; d. staff; e. shoulder guards; f. sleeves; g. corselet; h. hip pieces; i. thigh guards; j. greaves; k. shoes; l. helmet attachment

Object: 32-202/28 A-O
Location: G, S21
Purchase: William Rockhill Nelson Trust

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