Auction 3 Asian , American and African art
Sunday, Mar 15, 15:30 (Your local time)

Our big sale is of a Asian , American and African art 

  Original samurai armor - 200 years old !!!

13 bowls from the famous sinking ship the Tek Sing

Artwork from China, from the Han Dynasty to the Tsing Dynasty

Dozens of Magi period artwork from Japan

Fossils, gems, manuscripts, rare books

And dozens of rare and exclusive artwork from private collections from the UK, Israel, Belgium and Switzerland

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LOT 67:

armor pieces

Price including commission and vat: $179
Start price:
$ 150
Estimated price:
$400 - $500
Auction house commission: 2% More details
VAT: 17% On the full lot's price and commission

Metal armor pieces, used by the samurai during the Edo or the Meiji period 

The Edo period (1603 - 1868), also known as the Tokugawa period , and together with the Meiji period (1868-1912) led Japan into the modern times, Japan opened to the West and became the only Asian superpower in the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Noticeable time defects (mainly rust)

parts for arm, hand and shoulder armor 

150-250 years old

Low opening price

 Private Collection, London