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Japanese suit of Armor for the Boyâs Day Display

Japanese suit of Armor for the Boy’s Day Display

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Dolls: Pre 1900: Item # 1404340

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Japanese suit of Armor for the Boy’s Day Display, finely formed lacquered paper armor with metal fittings, large kabuto (helmet), face plate with grimacing expression, traces of mustache, fine thickly woven and silk brocade thigh protectors, shin guards with silk calf wrappings, lacquered wood wood storage box which serves as the display stand. Minor losses, otherwise in overall fine condition. Dimensions: 29-1/2 inches high displayed. Box is 12-3/4 inches high. Meiji Period, circa 1900.