UH00019 Japanese miniature model of a suit of armor made for the Boy’s day display with lacquered paper cuirass, upper arm guards, protective skirt with silk lacing and metal fittings, large circular oak leaf (kashiwa) crest on the breast plate, fine metal kabuto (helmet) with spike design, lacquered paper face guard, silk tassels, silk protective apron, lacquered wood storage/display box with gilt character on front. Minor losses otherwise fine condition. Armor: 19”High, overall 34” High. Edo Period, Circa 1850. $2,000.

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