From May 17 2012 to March 31st, 2013, Pointe-à-Callière, Montreal Museum of Archeology and History presents this prestigious collection of Richard Béliveau showcases some 200 pieces, including suits of armour, helmets, masks, clothing, spears, swords, and functional objects relating to warriors’ daily lives and culture. The objects presented come mainly from the Azuchi-Momoyama period, which stretches from 1573 to 1603, and from the Edo or Tokugawa period, which began around 1600 and came to an end in 1868. Some objects also date from the 13th century.