Plate Armor (New Horizons)

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Type of houseware Plate Armor Furniture NH Inv Icon.png
Plate Armor
Variation shown: New
Buy price Sell price
Not for sale  7,500 Bells
Height Size
Boy 1 NH Silhouette.png
1.0 x 1.0 1.0 × 1.0
Obtain via  Crafting
Recipe 10× Iron Nugget
Recipe type Housewares
Recipe obtained via  Smug villager
Customize  Cyrus:  5,200 Bells
Remake kit 7 kits
Variations 2 variations
HHA themes European / Fantasy
HHA points 103
Plate Armor's New variant
Plate Armor's Rusty variant
In other games
Animal Crossing (Plate Armor)
Wild World (Plate Armor)
Names in other languages
 armatura a piastre
 рыцарские доспехи
 플레이트 아머

The Plate Armor is a customizable houseware item in Animal Crossing: New Horizons introduced in the 2.0 Free Update.

The Plate Armor can be obtained from crafting, which requires 10× Iron Nugget. The recipe for this item can be obtained from smug villagers, either when they are crafting in their house, or when the player receive their Message Bottle from the beach. The item's condition can be customized either by using 7 Customization Kits or by Cyrus at Harv's Island for  5,200 Bells.

No villagers have this item in their home.

In Happy Home Paradise, this item is unlocked for use in designing when doing a vacation home request for Baabara‎‎, Clay‎‎, Elvis‎‎, Gruff‎‎, Huck‎‎, Klaus‎‎, Knox‎‎, Marlo‎‎, Muffy‎‎, Samson‎‎, Static‎‎, Tiffany‎‎, and Vladimir‎‎.

In the designing process of Happy Home Paradise, Knox‎‎ requires this item to be placed in or outside their vacation home.


The Plate Armor has 2 variations.





Plate Armor (New) NH Icon.png Plate Armor (Rusty) NH Icon.png

Use in crafting

The Plate Armor is used as a crafting material in the DIY recipes for the following items:

Recipes in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Item Image Type Available from Materials
Golden Plate Armor Golden Plate Armor Furniture  Smug villager
Gold Nugget
Plate Armor
Includes data sourced from this Item Spreadsheet, compiled by 6480, noizhub, Ricky, chaiinchomp, saberslime, robotic_scarab, mollumisc, sunmarsh, kyrokey, obstinateRixatrix, jackiwi, Zalex, SuperHamster, kait, hyuum, Azarro, Czarcasm, cinnamon_swirlix, astronomyfortwo, Welcius, glowtopia, BriKun, Alyrei,, StevieCoops, sneeze, Shiny190, TwistedPeach, LavaToaster, capstone, vmario, rocklamp, Alexis, Aeon, and PanchamBro.

Total Plate Armors needed to craft all available items: 1.