KUSARI-KATABIRA

Fragment of kusarikatabira chain armour Edo period
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Fragment of kusarikatabira chain armour Edo period (Dealer: hotoke antiques) – Scrap of flexible iron chain mail called ‘Kusarikatabira’ covering a place unprotected by yoroi armor of samurai or used to be worn by ninja for its lighter weight than yoroi armor. In rusty antique condition as expected, but aesthetic enough as is. 18-19th century, Japan. approx. 90 x 52cm (35.43 x 20.47in)

 

Item price: $300
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