ONLY ONE ABUMI NOT A PAIR. Made of iron and decorated with silver application and inlay this piece is truly unique. Collectors will be happy to see that this piece is signed. It is signed on the top section of the top support with several characters, see photos. The front of the abumi is decorated with a beautiful bird which is decorated in silver on the iron abumi.
The bottom of the abumi shows some age rust which I left as found. The inside of the abumi is decorated with abalone or metallic type flakes.
The piece measures approx 12 long x 9 1/2 high x 5 1/4 wide. Overall in nice condition but I do see that the small bar for the buckle is missing. Early Japanese Samurai ABUMI Horse Stirrup EDO Silver IRON RARE Signed OLD ARMOR. I believe this to be EDO Period.
Overall the abumi is decorated silver application and inlay. Overall in nice condition but I do see that the small bar for the buckle is missing, see photos. See the fine details and markers marks in the photos which can be enlarged.Thanks so much for viewing this offering. If you have any questions feel free to contact me. Get images that make Supersized seem small. Tailor your auctions with Auctiva's. The item "Early Japanese Samurai ABUMI Horse Stirrup EDO Silver IRON RARE Signed OLD ARMOR" is in sale since Monday, January 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques". The seller is "estateauction" and is located in Brick, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.