Lot 38: A 16-plate suji kabuto, 2nd half of Edo period
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Iron helmet bowl formed of 16 suji plates with later, red colour. Uninscribed. Four-stage, part-gilt tehen kanamono with engraving. Uninscribed. Three-lame ko manju shikoro of iron, the dark grey colour renewed. Small fukigaeshi, with kashi mon of the Kano clan. Intermittent kebiki lacing, new lacing in green and red. Replaced helmet lining. Height 28.5 cm, width 37 cm.
Condition Report: II