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Stunning Unmounted Scroll of Samurai Armour Yoroi Odoshige

Original by Arai Hakuseki

Stunning Unmounted Scroll of Samurai Armour Yoroi Odoshige Original by Arai Hakuseki

Stunning Unmounted Scroll of Samurai Armour Yoroi Odoshige Original by Arai Hakuseki

Titled 'Hakuseki Odoshige Zue' (ΈЖѐ}G). Wonderful scroll with 17 hand drawn and coloured designs of odoshige showing various designs that were used to show the rank and clan of the wearer. Specific colours and measurements are also indicated. Written on very fine paper.

 

First dated Genbun 4 (1739) with Ise Sadatake's name, then Meiwa 4 (1767) and lastly Tenmei 5 (1785) when this manuscript copy was written by Nasu Sukeaki.

 

Measures approx. 620cm x 28cm.

 

In very good condition. No worming. Only some very minor light brown spotting here and there.

 

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Stunning Unmounted Scroll of Samurai Armour Yoroi Odoshige
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