Japanese Samurai Mini Size Helmet (GOGATSU-NINGYOU)
The Japanese mini-sized helmet called " Mame Kabuto," an original Kabuto was worn by a samurai warrior.
The traditional festival, Boy's Festival, is on 5 May every year. The Festival is an occasion to pray for young boys growth and happiness.
Most families with boys display SAMURAI Helmet or SAMURAI Doll as a protective amulet/charm that protects them from calamities such as illnesses, accidents, injuries, etc."
Traditional ornament set is very heavy and big however this is mini-sized wooden Kabuto ornament. Not take a big space at your place. You can celebrate the Festival wherever you live now. It is good as a decoration item for your room.
Helmet:150x100x100mm (5.9x3.9x3.9 Inches) Mini-size
Stand:180x250x170mm (7.1x9.8x6.7 Inches)
Box:185x250x170mm (7.3x9.8x6.7 Inches)
Material: Wood, Gold Foil
Made in: Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture Japan
Japanese Article Number(JAN): 4517660117543
Precautions of Use
・Store it in a place out of direct sunlight as it may be deformed or discolored.
・Avoid storage in hot and humid places
・Use a doll insect repellent as the insect repellent. Insect repellents for clothing can compromise quality
・Do not use more than one insect repellent together.
・Do not touch the doll / accessories directly with the insect repellent.
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What is Kabuto (兜, 冑)?
Kabuto is a type of helmet first used by ancient Japanese warriors which, in later periods, became an important part of the traditional Japanese armor worn by the samurai class and their retainers in feudal Japan.
About Gold Foil
The gold leaf technique used to decorate these fans has a 400-year history. Known as Kanazawa foil, it is named after Kanazawa City in Ishikawa Prefecture, which accounts for over 98% of gold foil production in Japan.
Among the makers of gold leaf products, none is more famous than Hakuichi, the creators of these exquisite traditional folding fans.
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