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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.674.3
People
Hachiya Hironari (Keiga), Japanese (flourished c. 1710)
Title
Illustrated Book of Japanese Armor by Arai Hakuseki (Honchō gunkikō zu)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Honchō gunkikō zu
Classification
Prints
Work Type
book
Date
Mid Edo period, 1740
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/101658
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Thread-bound, folded books (four); ink on paper
Dimensions
H. 27.2 x W. 18.4 cm (10 11/16 x 7 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: date: Genbun 5 (1740)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of the Hofer Collection of the Arts of Asia
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.674.3
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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