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Menpo iron mask (for yoroi) - Japan - 2nd half of 20th century

Lot reference 17940185
Menpo iron mask (for yoroi) - Japan - 2nd half of 20th century

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Location: Belgium
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Excellent condition, see description

Menpo iron mask (for yoroi) - Japan - 2nd half of 20th century

Material : iron and cord

21cm H x 21cm W

Condition : good except cracks on the red lip, otherwise fine

Japan, 2nd half XXth century

The menpō (or men yoroi) is the term for various types of facial armour worn by the samurai class and their retainers in feudal Japan. Types of Japanese facial armour include the somen, menpō, hanpo and happuri. This menpo is a traditional “ressei-men” style; which features a mustache (kuchi hige), facial wrinkles (shiwa), posts (odayori ore kugi), detachable nose guard (hana), ear covers (mimi) and throat guard (tare).

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    Very nice seller, beautiful item as described, fast shipment! Recommended!
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United States $82.56
Austria $41.90
Belgium $11.09
Canada $82.56
Denmark $41.90
France $22.18
Germany $22.18
Ireland $41.90
Italy $41.90
Luxembourg $22.18
Netherlands $22.18
Norway $41.90
Poland $41.90
Portugal $41.90
Spain $41.90
Sweden $41.90
Switzerland $41.90
United Kingdom $22.18
Rest of Europe $41.90
Anywhere else $82.56

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