Samurai helmet, Kabuto. 18th century

Frédéric Coridon


CategoryAncient weapons
Period18th century
Condition Very good state

KABUTO type Suji bachi
18th century
Iron, brass, fabric.
H. 21cm Width. total 40cm
Lacquered iron helmet with 24 lamellae entirely chiseled with foliage and circular patterns that symbolize the cherry blossom.

THEHEN NO ANA (opening at the top) in brass at four degrees.
SHIKORO (neck cover) at three degrees, in black lacquered iron.
KAMON (coat of arms) in brass of the alleged KUTSUKI MORIKAWA clan
FUKIGAESHI (fins) in lacquered iron, with application of printed fabric.
MABI SA SHI (visor) in black lacquered iron, fully chiseled en suite; red lacquered interior.
MAEDATE (helmet ornament) in wood on the motif of the deployed war fan; in black, gold, silver and red lacquered wood. Engraved brass fittings.
An original Japanese certificate accompanies this kabuto.
Very good condition

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