Dean, Bashford. Notes on Arms and Armor. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1916. p. 20.
Bullock, Randolph. "Oriental Arms and Armor." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin (1947), p. 171.
Anderson, L. J. Japanese Armour: an Illustrated Guide to the Work of the Myöohin and Saotome Families from the 15th to the 20th Century. London: Arms & Armour, 1968. pp. 20–21, no. 7 (another armor in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, also made for Date Yoshimura of Sendai).
Nickel, Helmut. "Arms and Armor from the Permanent Collection." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin (Summer, 1991), pp. 59, 64, ill.