Lot 24
  • 24

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

Estimate
12,000 - 18,000 GBP
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Description

the eight-plate iron sujibachi kabuto with applied large hemispherical protrusions simulating rivets, maedate of a gilt horned shikami, four tier kittsuke-zane shikoro, fukigaeshi with gilt omodaka mon, iron menpo with broad moustache, yodarekake and nodawa, the mimai - do and all suspended components of gold-lacquered kittsuke-zane laced in kebiki-odoshi, with green and orange braid, gyoyo with omodaka mon, hyotan-gote, shino sune-ate, black lacquered Iyo haidate, with armour box Accompanied by a certificate of registration Juyo Token [Important Armour] by the Nihon Kacchu Bugu Kenkyu Hozon-kai [The Association for the Research and Preservation of Japanese Helmets and Armour].
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