Armor (Gusoku). Date: late 18th–19th century. Iron, lacquer, gold, silver, copper alloy, leather, silk. As mounted: H. 54 1/2 in. (138.4 cm); W. 22 1/2 in. (57.2 cm); D. 20 1/2 in. (52.1 cm). -The Metropolitan Museum-
Domaru Armor Laced with Black Leather Thongs and Purple Red and White Cords, Muromachi Period (15th Century) Important Cultural Property EK 205 , Kyoto National Museum. This armor is composed of alternately arranged black-lacquered leather and iron kozane scales. The upper part of the body and the shoulders are laced with purple, red, and white cords, and the lower part is laced with black leather thongs.