October 24, 2016 (in progress)
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Lot 36: A 16-plate uchidashi kabuto, 2nd half of Edo period(129 views)
Description: Iron bowl formed of 16 suji plates. Applied to it in lacquer the relief of a lotus blossom with a tama pearl resting on it. The surface of the bowl restored and with new paint, the tama pearl with original, heavily rubbed gold nunome application. Agemaki-no-kan with red agemaki. Uninscribed. Fukurin trimmed, leather-clad fukigaeshi with the kikyo mon of the Takiwaki. Three-lame ko manju shikoro of iron, lacquered black. New sugake lacing in beige and red. Mabezashi with fukurin. Original helmet lining with helmet cord. Height 30 cm, width 46 cm.
Condition Report: II -