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Complete authentic set of armor from the early Meijl Period - 1858

Complete authentic set of armor from the early Meijl Period - 1858
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Helmet Bowl - Black lacquered with an extensive he met decoration) - kasa-jirushi ().  Neck Guard - Genuine Leather Covered 5 iron plates with lacings; Header Board; Body Armor - Leather wrapped black lacquered iron plates; Shoulder Guard - Leather wrapped; Tasset - Leather wrapped iron & purple braid lacings; Armored Sleeve; Shin Guard and Thigh Guard Apron

This is a classic Samurai armor of the early Meiji period which also were the last years of the Samurai.  This particular armor show a dramatic helmet with a full gamily name on the helmet.

Construction of samurai armor, Source Wendelin Boeheim Leipzig 1890:
1. Cuirass - dou or d ()
2. Fauld - kusazuri ()
3. Cuisse - haidate ()
4. Poleyn - tateage ()
5. Greaves - suneate ()
6. Sabaton - kgake ()
7. Spaulders - sode ()
8. Vambrace - kote ()
9. Gauntlets - tekk ()
10. Helm - kabuto ()
11. Badge (helmet) - kasa-jirushi ()
12. Forehead plate - mabisashi ()
13. Lame - fukikaeshi ()
14. Neck guard - shikoro ()
15. Crest (here: water buffalo horns) - wakidate ()
16. Crest (here: sun disk) - maedate ()
17. Faceplate - menp or memp ()
18. Badge (shoulder) - sode-jirushi ()
19. Bevor - yodare-kake ()

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