Kuro nuri nerigawa tosei gusoku
Lot 3034
A BLACK-LACQUER NERIGAWA SUIT OF ARMOR Edo period (19th century)
Sold for US$ 39,650 inc. premium
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The Samurai Sale New York
22 Oct 2009 13:00 EDT

Auction 17926
A BLACK-LACQUER NERIGAWA SUIT OF ARMOR Edo period (19th century) A black-lacquer nerigawa suit of armor Edo period (19th century) Kuro nuri nerigawa tosei gusoku
Lot Details
A BLACK-LACQUER NERIGAWA SUIT OF ARMOR
Edo period (19th century)
Comprising a twenty-four plate suji kabuto lacquered black and embellished with shakudo nanako shinodare constructed of several plates, the top of the bowl fitted with a bold six-stage shakudo and gold chrysanthemum tehen kanamono carved with vines and a nanako ground, the bowl fitted with a four-lame omanju jikoro lacquered black and laced in dark blue, orange and white kebiki odoshi, the interior gold lacquer, the mabisashi and large fukigaeshi decorated with stenciled doe skin and silk cords and lined with gilt-copper fukurin, gilt-copper sanko no byo, and gold-lacquer circular family crests of the Kuroda family, the front of the bowl fitted with a black-lacquered wood water plantain maedate, and an additional wood demon-maedate applied with flowing yak's hair and a gold-lacquered wood water-wheel ushirodate; black-lacquered iron hanbo with a five-lame yodarekake; the nimai yokohagi do lacquered leather and mounted with gilt-copper hardware, fitted with seven sections of five-lame kusazari with the bottom lame trimmed in black yak fur; chusode; Bishamon gote; haidate of kozane; shino suneate; waraji; with two wood storage boxes
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