Japan is known for its intricate designs on armors which were made as early as the 18th to 19th century. And in a bit to celebrate the Japanese splendor, Bonhams is all set to bring under the hammer some Fine Japanese Art. One of the major crowd pullers is exceptional mogami do tosei gusoku armor from the Edo Period. The colorful beards and dragons armor spots different hues like white, scarlet, black, blue, orange and gold work for a very dramatic look.
Crafted in textures such as black lacquer, doeskin, white fur, gilded paper, copper and iron the armor piece is touted to sell around $2.46 millions.
Thanks Julian Roup