Ellsworth Gallery presents genuine museum quality samurai armor, weapons, and related arts.  All of our offerings are antiques created between 1450 and 1868 by the leading craftsmen of feudal Japan.  Gallery owner Barry Ellsworth has studied and collected samurai armor and artifacts for over forty years.  A specialist in the arts of the Samurai, he founded Shakudo Fine Arts in Paris, France, and is a member of the Japanese Armor Society, Western Branch.


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    Photograph of a group of Samurai
    7.75 x 10 ″ Framed: 18 x 20.25 x 1.5 ″ Hand tinted albumen print $1,400
  • Samurai Arts

    Spectacular Japanese Samurai Armor in the style of a legendary warrior
    64 x 20 x 20 Leather, Silk, Iron, Lacquer, Mixed Media $22,000
  • Samurai Arts

    Spectacular Samurai armor from Kaga Province
    Silk, Iron, Gold Leaf, Mixed Media, Silver, Copper, Leather $28,000
  • Samurai Arts

    Heavy 8 plate samurai helmet and mask
    Approx. 18 H x 16 W x 15 D mounted on stand Iron, lacquer, silk, leather, copper, gilt, animal hair