Suit of armour
Arms and armour
1700 - 1900
Brocade, Gold, Lacquer, Leather, Metal, Silk
Place of origin
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Snowshill Manor and Garden, Gloucestershire (Accredited Museum)
A suit of Samurai armour consisting of a Helmet (Kabuto), a mask (Mempo), missing its nos, attached throatguard (Nodowa), two shoulder guards (Stode), a pair of sleeves (Kote) a curiass (Do), two sets of detached tassetts (Gessen), thigh armour (Haidate), shin guards (Suneate) and sandles.
Given to the National Trust with Snowshill Manor in 1951 by Charles Paget Wade.