red lacquered suit-of-armour yoroi
Price: € 3.400,00
A red lacquered suit-of-armour yoroi with a two-pieces cuirass (shū’urushinuri okegawa nimaidō gosoku).
A large hoshikabuto helmet with kuwagata-antlers combined with a dragon relief maedate and a large fukikaeshi decorated with smoked leather and at the back a large tassel.
Four large shikoro neckguards.
A brown lacquered old man facial mask (resseibō) with white moustache and a red lacquered four-piece gorget (nodowa).
Six-piece red lacquered sode with blue cords protect the shoulders.
The arms are covered with red lacquered shinokote with vertical metal strips and Japanese mail.
A brown bucket shaped two-piece cuirass (nimaidō) from which hang six five-piece kusazuri.
Large haidate with brocate and laced karuta metal pieces protect the upperlegs.
Suneate that protect the lower legs have vertical metal strips (shinosuneate).
With a waistband.
In a suit-of-armour box (yoroibako). Early Showa Period.
Shipping and handling not included.