Very old impressive original High Class Kabuto Samurai Helmet
Japan, ca. 1600, Momoyama Period
Signed on the inside
Kabuto is used by ancient Japanese warriors, and in later periods, they became an important part of the traditional Japanese armour worn by the samurai class and their retainers in feudal Japan.
Hachiman-za is located at the top of the helmet and can literally be translated as a seat of War God Hachiman.
With Fukigaeshi: wing-like or ear-like projections to the sides
Kasa jirushi no kan is a ring at the back of the hachi for securing a kasa jirushi (helmet flag)
Good condition. Agewear as depicted.
Materials: Iron, Neri kawa (tanned and beaten leather), makie, fabric, urushi (coating for armor)
Size: L about 31,5cm, W about 31cm, H about 13,5cm
Weight approx. 600g
An exceptional collectors item and very hard to come by especially of this beauty and old age.
Display stand not included.
Will be send through registered mail.
- Capacete de Kabuto de Samurai de Ferro Original Assombrado de Alta Classe
- com Fukigaeshi, Hachiman-za e Kasa jirushi no kan
- Período Momoyama, ca. 1600
- Região/País de origem
- Bom estado, veja descrição
- 30×30×30 cm