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Armor Fragments (Scales and Cords)

Date:
11th Century
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Iron, lacquer, silk
Dimensions:
14.100.1a: L. 3 in. (7.62 cm); 14.100.1b: L. 2 7/8 in. (7.29 cm); 14.100.1c: L. 2 in. (5.08 cm); 14.100.1d: L. 1 1/2 in. (3.81 cm); 14.100.1e: L. 1 7/8 in. (4.75 cm)
Classification:
Armor Parts
Credit Line:
Gift of Bashford Dean, 1914
Accession Number:
14.100.1a–e
Not on view
Ex coll.: Bashford Dean, New York.
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