Nothing really extraordinary here but the Sashimono on the back of the armor really cathed my eyes. It’s something you don’t really see that much… at least something i didn’t see much yet A sashimono is a pole, with a banner or other decorative symbols, attached to the back of the chest armor (dou or […]
Japanese Vintage Hanging Banner or Flag with 2 Family Crests.
Samurai battle flags
A Personal Flag (sashimono) sold by Christie's, New York, on Wednesday, March 24, 2010, first half 19th c , The sashimono (personal flag) is of indigo-dyed hemp, with motif of wisteria enfolding the character Ko