Ningyo - Gold-plated, Steel, wood - Samurai armour / Yoroi Musha doll armour, complete with chest - Japan - approx. 1950.
Part of the traditional Gogatsu-ningyō display during Boys' Day (Tango-no-Sekku).
Height Yoroi (sitting on the box): about 52 cm.
Size Yoroi presentation box approx.: 20 cm high, 30 cm wide and 23 cm deep.
The Yoroi is in very good condition and very detailed. Comes with the Yoroi box (some signs of wear) and the set also features the presentation stand.
In Japan, the traditional Tango-no-Sekku festival is held on May 5th to wish for boys' healthy growth. Families with boys celebrate this day by displaying the Gogatsu Ningyō (doll warrior) display consisting of armour, helmet, sword and bow/arrows reproduced as art objects, which were once worn by brave warriors.
The lot will be packaged with care and sent by registered post.
- Holz, Stahl, Vergoldet
- um 1950
- Herkunftsregion/ Herkunftsland
- Titel des Kunstwerks
- Samoerai harnas / Yoroi Musha doll armour ,compleet met kist
- Sehr guter Zustand, siehe Beschreibung
- 52×30×23 cm