Kabuto on storage chest
 

This scroll shows a samurai helmet ((kabuto) on a storage chest. The helmet is a 24-plate-helmet (hoshi-kabuto), with large maedate (shikami-gashira kuwagata-dai). The helmet is decorated with a lion-like mythical creature.

Handpainted on silk
Artist: Unknown, however with seal
Date: between 1930 and 1950.
Length: approx. 195 cm
Width: approx. 57 cm
Material: Silk, Edging made of linen and silk
Material of the endpieces: Probably bakelite
Condition: Fresh colours. Some mould stains and water stains at the edges due to its age. The upper left corner is defect.

This image may slightly vary in colour to the original - due to the photo/scan.

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Article no.: 70058
approx. 600 grams
status 89.00 €
incl. VAT, additionally shipping
 
Quantity:  St