Ujio Taisho Gusoku
This yoroi is an reproduction of the samurai armor worn by Ujio Taisho, in the famous Hollywood production of “The Last Samurai.” Fiercely loyal, Ujio was a determined samurai who served under Katsumoto. His way is no to trust. Trust is always earned. When you did earn his trust, he was loyal to his friends even in the face of death. Ujio wore this suit of armor in his last stand and was one of the last to die a honorable warriors death in the final conflict.
The Ujio “Daimyo yoroi set“ is specially designed and crafted by our master katchû-shi (Japanese armor smith) at Iron Mountain Armory, who take great pride in every yoroi they create. This particular yoroi set features a momonari kabuto (helmet), menpo (face mask), horse hair mustache and wooden horns.
Our best artisan Daimyo katchû-shi will focus on premium quality over quantity, they won’t jeopardize their reputation by crafting inferior quality armor. They are happy to take on new challenges by customizing every detail of your armor. Please click here for more details.
Special Note: The Gusoku of Ujio – Sizing option only. No color or lace option.
Features: Taisho Class quality.
- Full sized and fully functional.
- 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.