met-armsarmor:

Armor (Yoroi), Metropolitan Museum of Art: Arms and Armor

Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Medium: Iron, lacquer, leather, silk

http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/24005

An 18th century Japanese suit of armor includes small overlapping iron
plates that are held together by laces. It was made in imitation of
Japanese armor from the 12th–13th centuries.

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