Armor (Gusoku)

Armorer: Inscribed by Yukinoshita Sadaiyé (Japanese, active 17th century)
Date: 17th century
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Iron, lacquer, silk, gilt copper
Dimensions: as mounted: H. 53 in. (134.6 cm); W. 32 in. (81.3 cm); D. 20 in. (50.8 cm)
Classification: Armor for Man
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number: 04.4.9a–l

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