Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cuirass (Tankō)

Date:
4th century
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
Backplate with left-half of breastplate (a): H. 22 1/8 in. (56.2 cm); W. 20 in. (50.8 cm); D. 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm); Wt. 14 lb. (6350 g); right-half of breastplate (b): H. 16 5/8 in. (42.2 cm); W. 10 3/4 in. (27.3 cm); Wt. 3lb. 11oz. (1673 g)
Classification:
Armor Parts
Credit Line:
Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.229.4a, b
Not on view
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