Dressed to Kill: Japanese Arms & Armor

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Feb 11 2017 - May 7 2017

This exhibition introduces Japanese samurai culture and arts from the 16th–19th centuries. The 130 warrior-related objects are selected from the collections of the Cincinnati Art Museum and Gary Grose, a local collector. In addition to 11 full suits of armor and a wide variety of arms, this exhibition will also feature the museum’s related Japanese art works, including battle prints, paintings, metal crafts, banners and costumes – many will be on display for the first time.

Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website.

  • Asian
  • Culture / Lifestyle
  • Japanese

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