Silk horse mask from the Xianbei ruled dynasty which ruled northern China from 386 to 534 A.D.
Made of iron, shaped as a gourd, with silver overlay.
Forged iron, swiveled stirrups with an entirely beaded frame and openwork platforms.
In black and gold urushi lacquer, with fine mother-of-pearl inlays with aquatic landscapes on both sides.
Very heavy armor, made for business.
A nice example with unusually fine lacquerwork and a monogram in the lid.
Each plate with raised rib, the visor embossed with simulated eyebrows.
With scenes of pine trees and three drawers.
Mounted on a custom hardwood stand
Resist-dyed cotton in white and indigo, with three fans mon.