Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Photo: Smithsonian Samurai Armor

At the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History I saw this example of samurai armor. Samurai were basically Japan's version of knights, but their armor was made more of leather than metal. These samurai outfits also inspired Darth Vader's costume in Star Wars.   

10 comments:

  1. Very cool! I didn't know that about Darth Vader's uniform.

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  2. That's a very cool thing to see.

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  3. I did not know they inspired Darth Vader's costume!
    Great info, Adam.

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  4. must have taken a very long time to make this armor,,

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  5. love the outfit and knew about Darth

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  6. We really need to take a trip back to DC! I just love it up there.

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