A Jingasa, Edo Period, c. 1850

3829 v2
3829 1 v2

Item ref: 3829

  • Japan
  • Wood, lacquer, gold and brass
  • 15.5 in / 40 cm

The jingasa, or ‘camp hat,’ was a type worn by Japanese warriors when traveling or encamped. 

This one bears a Katabami Mon (Oxalis Flower), used by the Atarashi, Morikawa and Todo Clans.