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Samurai helmet hat jingasa hat

Anton Smilski • Museum object, XXI century, 14×45×45 cm
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Art form: Museum object
Subject and objects: Animalism, Battle scene, Interior
Materials: Copper, Steel, Bronze
Date of creation: XXI century
Size: 14×45×45 cm
Location: Anton Smilski
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Description of the artwork «Samurai helmet hat jingasa hat»

Jingasa is a hat-shaped helmet used by various segments of the population from samurai to common people. Japan, Edo period (1603-1868).
Made of 1.5 mm thick steel. Diameter - 45 cm.
Consists of eight plates riveted together. Aged by natural rusting. The hole on the top of the head - tachen - is decorated with patterned rings of copper and bronze - hatimanza. Decorated with a snail made of copper.