Suit of armour
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Crest of the Maeda family, daimy˘ of Kanazawa in Kaga. It was made for Tadayasu, 13th lord Maeda. circa 1845-48

62 plate helmet, signed: "J˘shű no jű Saotome Iyenari", chin guard signed: "Jury˘ Mitsunori", cuirass in tate-hagi style with "Temmangu" (posthumous name of Sugawara Michizane considered by the Maeda as their ancestor) signed: "Jury˘ Mitsushige", Kaga style sleeves signed: "Fukuda Mitsuzane".

Helmet full size

Cuirass full size

Armour full size