Samurai helmet, Kabuto Suji Bashi type.
Japan, Edo period.
Iron, lacquer, fabric, wood.
Hachi: Natural iron bomb with 6 slats.
Tehen: Opening at the top of the helmet, in lotus flower shape, with three degrees, in bronze and chased brass.
Mabezashi: Visor, with two rivets, in natural iron.
Fukigoyeshi: Fins on each side of the visor, in natural lacquered iron.
Maedate: Ornament of the helmet, in carved wood and lacquered black and gold symbolizing the Karashishi (lion-dog)
Shikoro: Neck cover with five slats, in lacquered iron. Braided in eggshell color and dominant blue, fixed with rivets.
Hôate: Chin strap in lacquered iron with relief.
Gorgerin with four slats, in lacquered iron.
Interior lined with fabric.
Good condition.(Shikoro some chips of lacquer and missing braid)
Delevery information :
All items are sent by registered mail, insured.
Rates on request.
Delivery and installation possible.
1 800 €