A suit of armor with a nimai tachi do and accoutrements Helmet bowl Muromachi period (16th century), armor late Edo period (19th century)
Lot 3040
A SUIT OF ARMOR WITH A NI-MAI TACHI DO AND ACCOUTREMENTS Helmet bowl Muromachi period (16th century), armor late Edo period (19th century)
Sold for US$ 39,650 inc. premium
Auction Details
The Samurai Sale New York
22 Oct 2009 13:00 EDT

Auction 17926
A suit of armor with a nimai tachi do and accoutrements Helmet bowl Muromachi period (16th century), armor late Edo period (19th century) A suit of armor with a nimai tachi do and accoutrements Helmet bowl Muromachi period (16th century), armor late Edo period (19th century) A suit of armor with a nimai tachi do and accoutrements Helmet bowl Muromachi period (16th century), armor late Edo period (19th century) A suit of armor with a nimai tachi do and accoutrements Helmet bowl Muromachi period (16th century), armor late Edo period (19th century) A suit of armor with a nimai tachi do and accoutrements Helmet bowl Muromachi period (16th century), armor late Edo period (19th century)
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A SUIT OF ARMOR WITH A NI-MAI TACHI DO AND ACCOUTREMENTS
Helmet bowl Muromachi period (16th century), armor late Edo period (19th century)
Comprising a thirty-two plate iron suji kabuto lacquered black and mounted with gilt-copper fukurin, the maedate and small fukigaeshi lacquered to match the bowl, mounted with a shakudo kuwagata dai and a gilt-copper kuwagata surrounding a circular ring maedate, the bowl fitted with a komanju shikoro; the Ressei menpo lacquered black and fitted with a five-lame yodarekake applied with a boar-bristle mustache; the ni-mai tachi do constructed of kiritsuke kozane lacquered black and laced in blue kebiki odoshi lacing, with black-lacquer gyoyo, ukezutsu and applied with a tsuru bukuro on the front; kosode; shino gote; karuta gane haidate and shino suneate; with a fine jinbaori war vest of yellow "Dutch" fabric with a family crest on the front and back, a war fan, a red-silk sashimono with a gold family crest and white inscription, and a campaign curtain; with two wood storage boxes with leather covers
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