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Foliate design
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Foliate design


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Description Front plate with a formal foliate design applied. Hinged side plates, waidate in two parts. All plates have one or more lacquered plates laced to them, some with a decorated leather overlay and upper plates with rolled gold rims. Inside with gilded leather. Shoulder pieces (watagami) are leather panels set in gold rims, beneath them is a padded cloth shoulder pad. Hata-wa-no-ita of iron, rings and ojime of gold.
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Creator
Period
Ca. 1800 (Edo)
Medium
Iron, lacquer, gold, leather, silver, cloth
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.600
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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