Lot 40: A seven-plate kawara kabuto, 2nd half of Edo period
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Iron helmet bowl formed of seven plates with black lacquered ribs in the form of a tea bag. Small fukigaeshi with hiki gold lacquer mon of the Immamura. Uninscribed. Six-lame hineno shikoro of iron, worked in black lacquered kizuke kozane. Blue, partially replaced kebiki lacing. Original helmet lining. Helmet band missing. Height 37 cm, width 32 cm.
Condition Report: II -