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AN IRON KABUTO [HELMET] AND A MENPO [MASK]  THE KABUTO SIGNED MITSUNAO, EDO PERIOD, 17TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 18,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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AN IRON KABUTO [HELMET] AND A MENPO [MASK]  THE KABUTO SIGNED MITSUNAO, EDO PERIOD, 17TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 18,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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AN IRON KABUTO [HELMET] AND A MENPO [MASK]  THE KABUTO SIGNED MITSUNAO, EDO PERIOD, 17TH CENTURY
the iron helmet of ume [plum] form engraved and inlaid in copper with coiled dragons, the mabisashi [peak] with mon, copper fukurin [rim] with six-tier itazane shikoro [neckguard] and an iron tengu mask (menpo) with hinged nose
Quantity: 2
35.5 cm., 14 in. wide.
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Exhibited

Samurai exhibition in the Wereldmuseum in Rotterdam (11th October 2012-24th March 2013).

Literature

Bas J.M. Verberk, Samurai, exhibition in the Wereldmuseum, (Rotterdam, 2012), p. 140.

Fine Japanese Art

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