War Hat (Jingasa)

Date:
probably 18th century
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
Diam. 17 in. (43.2 cm)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1907
Accession Number:
07.15
Not on view
The Collection of Antique Japanese Art Objects and Curios formed by the Well-Known Connoisseur, The Late Dr. S. M. Burnett of Washington, D.C.. New York: American Art Galleries, January 7–9, 1907.

Dean, Bashford. Notes on Arms and Armor. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1916. pp. 9–10, ill.