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Armor (Gusoku) for a Mounted Samurai with Accessories

Date: 18th–19th century
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Iron, lacquer, silk, gilt copper, steel
Classification: Armor for Man
Credit Line: man’s armor: Gift of Dr. George M. Lefferts, 1910; horse trappings: Gift of Bashford Dean, 1914; helmet crest, foot defenses, horse bit, saddle, and sword: Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935; scabbard cover: Gift of Harald de Raasloff, 1915; dagger: H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number: 10.187.10; 14.100.544; 36.25.460...

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