Saika kabuto (17th century)

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The okitenugui helmet constructed of four plates riveted together with chrysanthemum rivets and applied with floral accents on the top plate and divided down the center with a row of spikes with floral collars, the sides and back with foliate crosses, the scalloped peak embossed with wrinkles and fierce eyebrows, fitted with a five-lame gold lacquer