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Lot 82: A tatehagi do gusoku, mid Edo period
24 October 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Iron eboshi kabuto with gilt, slightly rubbed black lacquer surface, on the mabezashi stylised eyebrows and forehead wrinkles in uchidashi, hineno shikoro in kizuke kozane with green-red kebiki lacing and small fukigaeshi with gold lacquered kiri mon. Maidate in the form of a finely crafted dharma wheel. Iron Nara-type mempo with gilt teeth and four-lame yodare kake of kizuke kozane with en suite lacing. Go mai tatehagi do of iron with russet iron surface and golden yellow kebiki lacing, gilt kizuke kozane kohire. Mounts in the form of the hi no maru ogi mon of the Satake clan on the giyoyo, also on the kote and haidate. Seven five-lame gilt kusazuri of kizuke kozane with golden yellow lacing. Hatomune kote, mon on the tekko, on blue silk brocade. Kusari haidate with ikada and mon decoration. Black lacquered shinosuneate with kusari. Parts of the armour with different signs of age and use and partially improper repairs.
Condition Report: II - III