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    Sale 7622

    Japanese Art and Design

    11 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 169

    A SUJI-BASHI KABUTO

    SIGNED YAMASHIRO KUNI (NO) JU FUJIWARA KANEHISA
    EDO PERIOD (17TH CENTURY)

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    A SUJI-BASHI KABUTO
    SIGNED YAMASHIRO KUNI (NO) JU FUJIWARA KANEHISA
    EDO PERIOD (17TH CENTURY)
    The peaked russet iron forty-plate helmet of akoda-nari form, the five-tiered shikoro laced with blue and with green-flecked and red knotted lacings at the edges, the fukigaeshi with gilt mon, together with an iron menpo with a three-tier nodowa of black-lacquered leather simulated kozane, and associated small textile banner with a mon


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