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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

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