Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet

Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet
Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet
Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet
Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet
Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet
Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet
Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet
Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet
Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet
Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet
Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet
Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet

Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet
Helmet made from a curved iron plate extending from the back, to which are attached assembled vertical segments and superimposed, held by two continuous horizontal bands. The construction is riveted with flattened heads on the interior surfaces, domed on the exterior. The edge is perforated for attaching a camail or neck protection. Helmet with frontal parrot beak called “shokaku” or “shokaku tsuki”, presenting a protuberance at the front, in the shape of an upside-down boat. Was modified to lead to the helmet with assembled segments called “ibako shi kabuto”, decorated with large rivets (“hoshi”) holding the metal plates between them. It already had “fukigaeshi” intended to protect the cheeks by the fins curved outwards. Much later, the fukigaeshi will be completely folded back, pressed a.
Rare Helmet Medieval Japanese Of 6° Century A Shokakutsuki Kabuto Iron Helmet