Lot 11
  • 11

A NIMAI-DŌ GUSOKU [ARMOUR] EDO PERIOD, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY |

Estimate
70,000 - 90,000 GBP
bidding is closed

Description

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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