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

A MOMONARI-STYLE IRON HELMET AND YUKINOSHITA-DO [ARMOUR] EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 11,250 GBP
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A COLLECTION OF SAMURAI ART: THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR

A MOMONARI-STYLE IRON HELMET AND YUKINOSHITA-DO [ARMOUR] EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 11,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Fine Japanese Art

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A MOMONARI-STYLE IRON HELMET AND YUKINOSHITA-DO [ARMOUR] EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY
the helmet embossed and engraved with dragons among clouds, gilt kuwagata and gilt triple  hollyhock leaf mon, two-tier iron ita-shikoro with mon, iron menpo with chain mail yodarekake with mon,

along with a Yukinoshita-do gusoku, signed Myochin Munetae and dated 1803 in the style of Yukinoshita Hisaie, the five-section Yukinoshita-style iron cuirass, sheet iron sode decorated with gold and silver inlaid dragons and deities, on the cuirass a central mitsua-aoi mon, the three deities Marishi-Ten, Benzai-Ten, and Daikoku-Ten, the kusazuri formed of itazan, shino-gote, ita haidate, shino sune-ate, with armour box


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Fine Japanese Art

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