Rare Samurai Yari saya spear cover. Wood with tataki nuri laquer finish. Yari saya(spear scabbards) were made in wide variety of shapes, colors and finishes and were subject to Shogunate approval of use by certain Samurai families.
Often shapes would be unique to a particular family and act as an insignia during campaign's and marshes. With some expected minor abrasions due to a very significant age as seen on the photos. Some expected wears on the corners, minor joint cracks etc. Age: Edo period, circa 18 th century. 26 cm (10.2ch) W.
9.5cm(3.7inch) D. International Buyers - Please Note. Please check with your country. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques".The seller is "antiqueman2003" and is located in this country: JP. This item can be shipped worldwide.