Armor (Gusoku)

Myōchin Munesuke|Saotome Iyetada

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York City, United States

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  • Title: Armor (Gusoku)
  • Creator: Myōchin Munesuke|Saotome Iyetada
  • Date Created: 16th and 18th centuries
  • Physical Dimensions: H. 67 1/2 in. (171.5 cm); L. of each foot defense 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm); W. of each foot defense 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm)
  • Type: Armor (Gusoku)
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/35721
  • Medium: Iron, lacquer, silk, gilt copper
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  • Culture: Japanese

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