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Manuscript of Samurai Armour

by Tosuiko

Manuscript of Samurai Armour by Tosuiko

Manuscript of Samurai Armour by Tosuiko

Impressive manuscript filled with superbly drawn and coloured items of samurai armour. Rear page mentions the year 1628 and this copy was probably made in the mid to late Edo era. Titled 'Heiki no Maki ̊' (Book of Weaponry).

 

No place. Copied by Tosuiko (probably a pen name). ND (c.1800)

 

212pp. 23.6 x 17.3cm.

 

In very good condition. Covers with minor wear. Previous owner's stamps ('From the collection of Old Man Fujinomura' in Japanese 쑺emL). Darkening to first couple pf pages. Otherwise very good with no worming.

 

m31060361

 

Manuscript of Samurai Armour

Price: ¥259,200




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