Japanese Samurai Armour Asano clan Mon, a wonderful yoroi, the details are truly magnificent and authentic. An armour to cherish.
This yoroi has a phenomenal and very powerful appearance.
Truly a wonderful armour, as you would like them to be.
There are some minor signs of age and the overall condition is fine, please view the photos.
Height yoroi sitting on the chest approx. 165 cm.
Chest size: 44 W x 40 D x 55 H cm.
Complete with matching wooden chest (gusoku bitsu) and presentation stand.
The armour is from Takayama Japan, where it has been for decades, it is rare that one parts with one of these.
In Japan, the Samurai are commemorated annually, many people and temples often keep such armour for generations. The colours of this armour are really traditional, deep black/blue with gold colour clan mon on the Do, finished with leather, metal and silk. The kabuto has wonderful details and is very solid, and really makes the difference. It is ideally suited for your home, Dojo or company.
And for the enthusiast, this yoroi can also be worn, it is very sturdy.
Perhaps this Japanese samurai yoroi armour will be your next acquisition. After all, it symbolises courage and protection! Naturally, it comes complete with stand and wooden weapon chest in original condition.
Early Showa period yoroi.
The Asano clan (淺野氏, Asano-shi) was a Japanese samurai clan that descended from the Minamoto clan. The Main Lineage (sōke, 宗家) were Lords (daimyō) of the Hiroshima Domain in Aki Province and another famous branch family were Lords of the Akō Domain in Harima Province associated with the story of the Forty-seven rōnin.
A suit of armour for real enthusiasts of the Japanese Bushido tradition.
Lot will be packaged with care and shipped registered.
- 絲, 鑄鐵
- Asano clan Mon
- 165×45×40 cm