Suit of armour:
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".