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Helmet (Hoshi-Kabuto)

Inscribed by Iyehisa of Nara (Japanese, Nara, active 17th century)

Date:
17th century
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Lacquered iron, gilt copper, shakūdo, silver, silk, gilt leather
Dimensions:
H. 11 in. (27.9 cm); L. 15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.63.4
24790

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