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A COLLECTION OF SAMURAI ART: THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR

A NIMAI-DŌ GUSOKU [ARMOUR] EDO PERIOD, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY
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A COLLECTION OF SAMURAI ART: THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR

A NIMAI-DŌ GUSOKU [ARMOUR] EDO PERIOD, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY
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Fine Japanese Art

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A NIMAI-DŌ GUSOKU [ARMOUR] EDO PERIOD, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY
the whole armour made of hardened leather apart from the neck guard which is of iron, the sujibachi kabuto in simulated russet iron with gilt kuwagata, with white hair, maedate of feathers, facemask with yodase-kake, the shikoro with peacock feathers, the fukigaeshi with myoga mon, the cuirass, sode, kusazuri and haidate all of red-lacquered kittsuke-zane laced in kebiki-odoshi with blue braid, the haidate edged with fur, bishamon gote the tekko with gilt myoga mon, shino sune-ate, with armour box
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Literature

Igyou no Yoso-oi, Higashi-o Reikishi, Shiryo Kan, (Gunma, 2002) p.5

Fine Japanese Art

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