A Japanese brown-lacquer armor with a momonari kabuto 19th century
Lot 769W
A Japanese brown-lacquer armor with a momonari kabuto 19th century
Sold for AU$ 10,800 (US$ 10,095) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Japanese brown-lacquer armor with a momonari kabuto
19th century
laced in white, orange and green lacing and comprising a momonari kabuto lacquered russet brown and mounted with a four-lame Hineno-style yodarekake, the fukigaeshi applied with stenciled doe skin and the mabisashi lacquered gold and finished in ishime and trimmed with black fukurin; the menpo lacquered to match and applied with a bushy moustache and fitted with a four-lame yodarekake; the cuirass a yokohagi okegawa do with cross-knots, the munaita and wakiita finished in gold lacquer to match the helmet and applied with two decorative rings, the cuirass fitted with seven sections of five-lame kusazuri; chusode; shino gote silvered on the splints; plate and chain mail haidate and shino suneate both silvered to match the kote
Activities
Similar items