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The Early and Late Heian Periods
The Kamakura Period 11861333
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18th century agemaki aikuchi armour laced armour shown arms and armour arrow heads attached badge blade braid called centre chiselled colour cord crest cuirass daimyo Daisho decorated Detail dirk do-maru dragon edge Edo Period embossed equipment fastened fitted forging front gold haramaki Haruta helmet bowl hole horimono Ieyasu iron plates JAPANESE ARMS kabuto Kaga katana kebiki knobbed helmet ko-gatana kote kusazuri kyubi lacquered lamellar armour laminations late leather loops mask metal military Minamoto modern armour Momoyama Period mounted Muromachi Period Museo Orientate Museo Stibbert Myochin naginata neck-guard O-yoroi Orientale ornament pierced plates laced ridged helmet riveted rounded samurai sashimono scabbard sendan shape shin-guards Shogun shoulder shoulder-guards shoulder-strap shown in plate side silk sixteenth century sleeves sode spear splinted suji-kabuto suneate swordsmiths tachi Taira Tokugawa Tokugawa Ieyasu Tokyo National Museum tsuba tsuba sword guard Venice wakizashi warrior wear wearer worn yoroi