Japanese Doll-17

Japanese Doll-17

一般情報 General information

製品番 Product No.

Doll 017

商品名 Product name.

Japanese miniature amour / ō-yoroi (大鎧)

設計 Design.

Yoroi 鎧 (amour) decorated on a stand, decorated with miniature sword.

銘 MEI.

None

資材 Material.

Amour is made on scale, including the patterns of the used dust.

Condition of the Yori (amour) is good, slight discoloration due to the influence of the sun.

Condition of the wooden amour storage box (Yoroi Hitsu) is poor, incomplete no lid and legs.

時代 Era

明治 Meiji period, 1868 -1912.

 

Dimensions ō-yoroi (大鎧)

Width

+/ 31 cm.

Depth

+/-20 cm.

Height

+/- 37 cm.

 

 

Dimensions storage box   (Yoroi Hitsu)

Width

33.5 cm.

Depth

22 cm.

Height (Without legs)

16  cm.

 

 

Additional Information

This miniature set of Japanese Samurai armor was / is used during the celebration of Boy’s Day (May 5: Tango no Sekku (端午の節句), held on the fifth day of the fifth month, designated as an important ceremonial day by the Edo Shogunate Government . Later in the Edo period these items, were moved indoor, on rooms facing the street. So that everyone through the window could admire the exhibits of various dolls, armor and Kabuto’s.

       

価格 price    € 175,–               (Shipping fee is not included in the price).