Byo-Toji Tosei Taisho Yoroi
This style of Byo-Toji Tosei Okegawa Nimaido Yoroi is the basic design of many suits of samurai armor crafted towards the end of the Sengoku (Warring State) Era and into Edo Period (Peaceful Unification). This particular samurai yoroi features a beautiful Byo-Toji (raised rivets) Tosei Dō and Byo-Toji Hineno Zunari Bachi kabuto. It features Kiritsuke Iyozane (simulated scale) shikoro, sode and kusazuri.
Keeping with tradition, our Taisho class samurai armor smith use the most traditional methods with minimal use of modern tools or materials as possible to make your Byo-Toji yoroi. They are happy to customize the style of helmet (kabuto), mask (menpō) and shins (suneate). You also have the option to change the lace or paint color and add any extra options, to make your custom Byo-Toji yoroi.
Features: Taisho Class quality Byo-Toji yoroi.
- Full sized and fully functional.
- Variation of paint, art silk odoshi colors and traditional features.
- Includes display box and stand.
All of our armour is forged in the traditional iron armour plating (lames) tradition.
Taisho - Commanding Officer Armor -
This armour model is made with the level of quality and expectations that a high ranking Samurai would expect. Using only the highest quality in materials; such as Japanese silk, organic cotton, buffalo horn, etc. Each suit of armour is made by our head master- craftsmen with a close eye to detail and quality control.
They are accurate and detailed in every way. For example a single helmet can consist of over 32 different hand-spliced iron plates (Laminated Style Kabuto), individually riveted together. Our Taisho model samurai armor is made specifically for private collectors, museums, re-enactors, martial artists and those who demand the highest detail and quality.
These suits are often ordered by collectors who want the finest quality armour without having to pay the high cost and taxes that they would as if they would had purchased it in Japan. Incredible high quality at an excellent market price and sold frequently to clients in Japan .
Laminated style kabuto, 19 gauge iron lames, Japanese silk, quality cotton, brass & copper fittings with genuine leather.
We are the ONLY exclusively licensed Dealer of quality armour for the world renowned Iron Mountain Armoury in Australia.