B020 - Shinku Hogosha Samurai Yoroi
- Item #: B020
- Manufacturer: Iron Mountain Armory
- Manufacturer's Product Number: B020
The Shinku Hogosha Samurai Yoroi (Crimson Guardian) where samurai who guarded over the ashigaru they were assigned to lead into battle. They were believed to be given supernatural strength and foresight from the Red Oni spirit. The samurai who wore the Shinku Hogosha armor on the field of battle often proved the legend to be true. The horns represented their strength and ability to charge through enemy lines. Their long mustaches showed their age and wisdom, giving them deep foresight in predicting the outcome of the battle and their fate. If the Shinku Hogosha Samurai charged into battle, it was because they knew of their victory, which would rally their ashigaru and strike fear into their enemy.
This fine authentic reproduction of traditional Japanese yokohagi Okegawa ni-mai dô samurai armor is hand made by the Iron Mountain Armory. Each suite of samurai armor can be ordered with the customary Gusto Bitsu (armor storage / dispaly box) and a wooden stand for the display of the armor. Assembly instructions are also included. The armor is wearable and fully functional. Shown with the optional banner holder with post (optional accessory).
Optional: Free customary black lacquered box which, along with an included wooden frame, provides the support for the display and instructions; just pay the extra shipping. Available in 3 different quality level series: Kachi, Gashira, Taisho.
- Fully Functionable:
- Traditionally Handcrafted :
- Battle Ready: