- Kensei -
Kensei - Sword Saint's - the most feared and skilled of all adversaries on the field.
Every alliance needs a warrior who's specialty is victory - it is here the Kensei finds his honour.
The Samurai behind this armor was exceptional - with blade skills un-matched, his movement like shadow, his presence formidable .
Those with the title Kensei - a match for 100 warriors .
In their dark black and crimson yoroi surrounded by copper,large menacing sode shoulder guards and momonari style kabuto with polished horns/hook nose/long hair - on the battlefield they appear as though immortal demons.
Their armour is the strongest of their clan -
As is their will !
Designed exclusively by Guardians Vault Australia & forged by the legendary Iron Mountain Armory.
- Kensei -
The embodiment of Bushido in Yoroi .
Please Note: Armour shown is displayed with Copper/Brass Trim Options, custom sized & Custom features.
All of our armour is forged in the traditional iron armour plating (lames) tradition.
However, we offer our armour in 3 quality ranges to help fit the needs and budget of our clients.
The Kensei is available in the following classes:
Gashira / 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 Armory in Australia.