The Samurai: Japanese Arms and Armour

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The Samurai: Japanese Arms and Armour

The Samurai: Japanese Arms and Armour

The Samurai: Japanese Arms and Armour

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A suji-bachi [helmet with raised ridges] |  Signed Joshu ju Saotome Iesada (Saotome Iesada, a resident of Hitachi Province) |  Edo period, early 17th century

1. A suji-bachi [helmet with raised ridges] | Signed Joshu ju Saotome Iesada (Saotome Iesada, a resident of Hitachi Province) | Edo period, early 17th century

A Haruta school suji-bachi [helmet with raised ridges] and ho-ate [half mask] | Muromachi period, 16th century

2. A Haruta school suji-bachi [helmet with raised ridges] and ho-ate [half mask] | Muromachi period, 16th century

A suji-bachi [helmet with raised ridges] and a mempo [face mask] | Signed Joshu ju Saotome Ienaga (Saotome Ienaga, a resident of Hitachi province) | Edo period, 17th century

3. A suji-bachi [helmet with raised ridges] and a mempo [face mask] | Signed Joshu ju Saotome Ienaga (Saotome Ienaga, a resident of Hitachi province) | Edo period, 17th century

A Saotome school hoshi-bachi [helmet with standing rivets] | Momoyama period, late 16th century

4. A Saotome school hoshi-bachi [helmet with standing rivets] | Momoyama period, late 16th century

A Kaga Myochin school zaboshi kabuto [helmet with seated rivets] | Momoyama period, late 16th century

5. A Kaga Myochin school zaboshi kabuto [helmet with seated rivets] | Momoyama period, late 16th century

An Etchu-nari kabuto [Etchu style helmet] and a Myochin school mempo [face mask] |  Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

6. An Etchu-nari kabuto [Etchu style helmet] and a Myochin school mempo [face mask] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

A hoshi-bachi [helmet with standing rivets]  | The helmet signed Soshu ju Ietsugu saku (made by Ietsugu, a resident of Soshu Province) |  The mempo signed Myochin Munemoto | Edo period, 18th century

7. A hoshi-bachi [helmet with standing rivets] | The helmet signed Soshu ju Ietsugu saku (made by Ietsugu, a resident of Soshu Province) | The mempo signed Myochin Munemoto | Edo period, 18th century

A suji-bachi [helmet with raised ridges] and mempo [face mask] | The helmet signed Saotome Ietsugu The mempo signed Neo Masanobu | Edo period, 17th century

8. A suji-bachi [helmet with raised ridges] and mempo [face mask] | The helmet signed Saotome Ietsugu The mempo signed Neo Masanobu | Edo period, 17th century

A suji-bachi [helmet with raised ridges] and hanbo [half mask] | The helmet signed Kashu ju Juryo Mitsumasa saku (made by Juryo Mitsumasa, a resident of Kaga Province) | Edo period, 18th century

9. A suji-bachi [helmet with raised ridges] and hanbo [half mask] | The helmet signed Kashu ju Juryo Mitsumasa saku (made by Juryo Mitsumasa, a resident of Kaga Province) | Edo period, 18th century

A suji-bachi [helmet with raised ridges] | Edo period, 18th century

10. A suji-bachi [helmet with raised ridges] | Edo period, 18th century

A hoshi-bachi [helmet with standing rivets] | Edo period, 17th century

11. A hoshi-bachi [helmet with standing rivets] | Edo period, 17th century

A rare toppai-nari kabuto [high-sided helmet] and mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 17th century

12. A rare toppai-nari kabuto [high-sided helmet] and mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 17th century

A Haruta school akoda-nari kabuto [helmet] and an Iwai school Etchu-bo mempo [face mask] |  Momoyama period, 16th century

13. A Haruta school akoda-nari kabuto [helmet] and an Iwai school Etchu-bo mempo [face mask] | Momoyama period, 16th century

An eboshi-nari kabuto [court cap shaped helmet] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

14. An eboshi-nari kabuto [court cap shaped helmet] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

A Saiga-bachi kabuto [Saiga style helmet] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

15. A Saiga-bachi kabuto [Saiga style helmet] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

A rare hachi-gane [collapsible helmet] | Signed Saotome Ietada | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

16. A rare hachi-gane [collapsible helmet] | Signed Saotome Ietada | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

A choshin kabuto [collapsible helmet] and ho-ate [half mask] | Edo period, late 18th - early 19th century

17. A choshin kabuto [collapsible helmet] and ho-ate [half mask] | Edo period, late 18th - early 19th century

A rare toppai-nari kabuto [high-sided helmet] | Edo period, 18th century

18. A rare toppai-nari kabuto [high-sided helmet] | Edo period, 18th century

A mempo [face mask] with hinged nanban [European] style nose plate  | Edo period, 17th century

19. A mempo [face mask] with hinged nanban [European] style nose plate | Edo period, 17th century

A mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 18th century

20. A mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 18th century

A mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 18th century

21. A mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 18th century

A Myochin school mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 18th century

22. A Myochin school mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 18th century

A mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 17th century

23. A mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 17th century

A yoshiryu style mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 18th century

24. A yoshiryu style mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 18th century

A mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 17th century

25. A mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 17th century

A mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 17th century

26. A mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 17th century

A mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 18th century

27. A mempo [face mask] | Edo period, 18th century

A rare tanuki ho-ate [half mask] | Edo period, 18th century

28. A rare tanuki ho-ate [half mask] | Edo period, 18th century

A hanbo [half mask] | Momoyama period, late 16th century

29. A hanbo [half mask] | Momoyama period, late 16th century

A honkozane do-maru gusoku [armour]  |  The helmet and mempo signed Nakahachiman Yoshikazu kore wo tsukuru (made by Nakahachiman Yoshikazu) |  Edo period, the helmet dated Kaei rokunen mizunoto-ushi gogatsu kichijitsu (an auspicous day in the 5th month of the Water Ox [50th term of the sexagenary cycle], 1853)

30. A honkozane do-maru gusoku [armour] | The helmet and mempo signed Nakahachiman Yoshikazu kore wo tsukuru (made by Nakahachiman Yoshikazu) | Edo period, the helmet dated Kaei rokunen mizunoto-ushi gogatsu kichijitsu (an auspicous day in the 5th month of the Water Ox [50th term of the sexagenary cycle], 1853)

A jinbaori [armour surcoat] | Edo period, 19th century

31. A jinbaori [armour surcoat] | Edo period, 19th century

A kajibanten [fireman's jacket] | Edo period, 19th century

32. A kajibanten [fireman's jacket] | Edo period, 19th century

A pair of abumi [stirrups] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

33. A pair of abumi [stirrups] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

A fine bamen [chamfron] | Edo period, 19th century

34. A fine bamen [chamfron] | Edo period, 19th century

A fine umiari suikan-gura [riding saddle with double register pommel] and a pair of abumi [stirrups] | Muromachi period, 16th century | The lacquer decoration Edo period, 19th century

35. A fine umiari suikan-gura [riding saddle with double register pommel] and a pair of abumi [stirrups] | Muromachi period, 16th century | The lacquer decoration Edo period, 19th century

A rare and impressive nanban kabuto [European style helmet] and mempo [face mask] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

36. A rare and impressive nanban kabuto [European style helmet] and mempo [face mask] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

A nanban-do gusoku [armour with European style cuirass] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

37. A nanban-do gusoku [armour with European style cuirass] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century

A yokohagi nimai-do gusoku [armour] | The helmet signed Joshu ju Saotome Ienari (Saotome Ienari, a resident of Hitachi Province) | Edo period, 18th century

38. A yokohagi nimai-do gusoku [armour] | The helmet signed Joshu ju Saotome Ienari (Saotome Ienari, a resident of Hitachi Province) | Edo period, 18th century

A Sendai style go-mai tateage-do gusoku [armour with cuirass in five vertical sections] |  Edo period, 19th century

40. A Sendai style go-mai tateage-do gusoku [armour with cuirass in five vertical sections] | Edo period, 19th century

A byotoji-do gusoku [armour] | Edo period, 17th century

41. A byotoji-do gusoku [armour] | Edo period, 17th century

A fine honkozane maru-do gusoku [armour] | Edo period, 18th century

42. A fine honkozane maru-do gusoku [armour] | Edo period, 18th century

A fine dangae okegawa nimai-do gusoku [armour] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th century - early 17th century

43. A fine dangae okegawa nimai-do gusoku [armour] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th century - early 17th century

A fine Yoshitsune-gote do-maru gusoku [armour]  | The mempo signed Hirosaki ju Myochin Ki no Munekata Moriyoshi saku (made by Myochin Ki Munekata Moriyoshi, a resident of Hirosaki) | Edo period, 18th - 19th century

44. A fine Yoshitsune-gote do-maru gusoku [armour] | The mempo signed Hirosaki ju Myochin Ki no Munekata Moriyoshi saku (made by Myochin Ki Munekata Moriyoshi, a resident of Hirosaki) | Edo period, 18th - 19th century

A fine and rare Wakisaka nimai-do gusoku [armour] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th century - early 17th century

45. A fine and rare Wakisaka nimai-do gusoku [armour] | Momoyama - Edo period, late 16th century - early 17th century

An iroiro-odoshi honkozane nimai-do gusoku [armour] | Edo period, 18th century

46. An iroiro-odoshi honkozane nimai-do gusoku [armour] | Edo period, 18th century

A do-maru gusoku [armour] | The cuirass Muromachi period, 15th century | The other components, Edo period, 17th century

47. A do-maru gusoku [armour] | The cuirass Muromachi period, 15th century | The other components, Edo period, 17th century

A byotoji yokohagi-do gusoku [armour] | Edo period, 18th century

48. A byotoji yokohagi-do gusoku [armour] | Edo period, 18th century

A tatami gusoku [folding armour] | Edo period, 18th century

49. A tatami gusoku [folding armour] | Edo period, 18th century