Price: € 800,00
Exceptional Maedate (front piece for Samurai helmet), handcarved with glass eyes and terrifying expression. Gold and red lacquered with heavy eyebrows and horse hair as extra decoration. Double set of red “horns”, one set resembling a gourd.
Size; H. : 34 cm ; W. : 18.5 cm ; D. : 6 cm.
Late Edo – Meiji-period.
Shipping and handling not included.