Lot 50: A 62-plate suji-bachi, Momoyama period
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Finely crafted iron helmet bowl formed of 62 domed suji plates, russet iron surface, the interior with later attribution to "Yoshinori" in red lacquer. Five-stage, part-gilt and engraved tehen kanamono with inome. One-piece flared koshimaki for the attachment of a komanji shikoro. Original lining. Height 18 cm, width 24 cm.
Condition Report: III +