LECTURE: JAPANESE GIFT ARMOUR

Samurai helmet and mask

6:30pm Wednesday 27th November 2013 - 8:30pm Wednesday 27th November 2013 at Leeds in the Bury Theatre

Wednesday 27 November 2013 in the Bury Theatre of the Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds.
Starts at: 6:30 pm
Suitable for: Everyone
Event type: Lecture
Duration: 1–2 hours
Price: £5
Capacity: 100
Tickets: Available online or call 0113 220 1888

Speaker: Thom Richardson – Keeper of Armour and Oriental Collections

2013 marks the 400th anniversary of the gift of Japanese armours from the Shogun of Japan, Tokugawa Hidetada, to King James I and VI of England and Scotland.

Join Thom Richardson to find out more about some of the oldest Japanese armours in the museum’s collection.

Tickets

Tickets can also be booked by phone or email.

Tel: 0113 220 1888
Email: bookings@armouries.org.uk