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Artist
Japanese
Title
Okegawa-do Tosei Gusoku (Samurai Chest Armor with Riveted Cuirass)
Date
18th century
Medium
Lacquer, velvet, silver, metal, gold, fiber, wood
Dimensions
Overall (assembled): 48 × 30 × 30 in. (121.9 × 76.2 × 76.2 cm)
Credit Line

Museum purchase funded by the Friends of Asian Art; Dr. Ellen R. Gritz and Mr. Milton D. Rosenau, Jr.; Mr. and Mrs. Pershant Mehta; Ms. Miwa S. Sakashita and Dr. John R. Stroehlein, and the Elizabeth S. and Marjorie G. Horning Asian Art Accessions Endowment Fund

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
107M MASTERSON GALLERY
Accession Number
2018.127
Classification
Weapons & Armaments
Provenance

Giuseppe Piva Japanese Art, Milan, and New York, by 2013 Ii Museum, Kyoto (Private Museum and Collection of Tatsuo Ii), before 2013* *Please note that Mr. Ii has requested that his previous ownership of the suit not be made public