S amurai: Japanese Arms and Armour offers an exemplary selection of works associated with the Japanese warrior class. Including property from distinguished private collections, the auction showcases helmets and armour of varying type and style from the 16th century onwards, and explores the perfection of form, technique and expression culminating in the Japanese sword.
|October 30||12:00 PM - 5:00 PM BST|
|October 31||12:00 PM - 5:00 PM GMT|
|November 1||9:00 AM - 4:30 PM GMT|
|November 2||9:00 AM - 12:00 PM GMT|
Muromachi period, dated Kanoto hitsuji sangatsu hi (a day in March 1451)