Yoroi with bear hair
Price: € 3.800,00
A brown lacquered Yoroi with blue cords and a two piece cuirass.
With a 32 plate kabuto-helmet in gilded metal and bordered with bear hair, finished with silk.
With a yellow tassel at the back.
The helmet has three neck-guards (shikoro).
A facial mask with a white moustache (resseibō) and a three-piece gorget (nodowa), bordered with bear hair. Five-piece sode protect the shoulders and laced together vertical metal strips over gold brocade, with bear hair borders.
The kote that cover the arms have gilded Japanese mail over gold brocate and below laced gilded plates (dōkote).
A two-piece bucket shaped dark brown lacquered cuirass. The cuirass is lined at the inside with leather. From the cuirass hangs a skirt with five-piece kusazuri with dark blue cords and bear hair borders.
Haidate that protect the upper legs have vertical laced gilded strips over brocade.
Vertical gilded strips over gold brocade (shinosuneate) protect the lower legs.
In a square box for a suit-of-armour (yoroibako).