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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1354834 (stock #J409)
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Cover for tanto (short sword) or other item made of animal skin and coated with urushi. It has the crest of "Roku-mon-sen" meaning six coins which is the crest of Sanada clan. In the clan, Sanada Yukimura is especially known for a genius strategist of war. He challenged his arch enemy Tokugawa for his lord Toyotomi Hideyoshi in 17th century. The lining is thin silk cloth. In excellent condition. Edo period. 32cm x 4.7cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1333725 (stock #12438)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$380.00
Jinbaori (samurai's war coat worn over armors) made of wool imported from Europe for outside, silk brocade imported from China for lapels and wasarasa (Japanese cotton print) made of hand-spun cotton for the lining. Red wool also imported from Europe is used for the patchwork crest and design in the back. The metal button has an interesting design with "hichiyo-mon" and "DOUBLE GILT" in the back...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1201363 (stock #10836)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$380.00
This is a pair of kusari-gote (gauntlet) which are made of urushi coated iron, kusari (mail), plain and katazome asa (hemp) cloth, silk cords, buttons made of animal bone etc. The warps and wefts of the asa cloth are hand-plied. Generally in good condition but has some holes in the asa cloth and urushi came off in the back of the hands as they were actually used. It reads "27" in Kanji letters in the top. Edo period. 19.5cm x 68.5cm