Suji Bachi Kabuto
- Item #: SBKM
- Manufacturer: Iron Mountain Armory
- Manufacturer's Product Number: SBKM
The suji-bachi kabuto is a bowl style kabuto crafted with multiple plates of steel, meticulously shaped by hand to join with the next plate; forming the shape of a bowl. The Suji bachi kabuto features raised ridges or “ribs” showing where the helmet plates join together. The rivets may be filed flat for a smooth finish or they may be left showing. The suji bachi kabuto became popular among the noble samurai class during the end of the 16th century.
This fine authentic reproduction of traditional Japanese suji-bachi kabuto is handcrafted by the most experienced smiths at the Iron Mountain Armory. Each kabuto is supplied with the matching menpo and a portable kabuto stand, to be proudly displayied. Assembly instructions are also included. The kabuto traditionally crafted, wearable and fully functional.
Features: Made from 18 gauge steel, battle ready, breathable cotton lining and custom wooden stand. Metal construction with colorful cord embellishment on the neck protector and mask. Fits adult head size range of 55 to 65 cm.
Taisho Class: Multiplate with ridges
Weight: 7 lb (with stand)
- Traditionally Handcrafted : Made by Hand
- Highest Quality: Senior Crafter
- Customizable: Color Options