Offered by Galerie Tora Tori
Asian Antiques and Asian Art
Full armor. The kabuto is of the eboshi type in iron lacquered with gold leaf and a shikoro with 4 gold laced slats. The Mempo is lacquered brown with horsehair mustache and goatee. The teeth are lacquered gold. The cuirass (do) consists of 8 horizontal plates in lacquered iron.
The whole is particularly homogeneous with the sode, the kote...
Some lacing tears due to age (see photos).
Period: Edo 19th century. Height: 153 cm (on its box).