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Jutte: Mumei


Jutte :
Mei(signature) : Mumei

Length : about 30.8 cm or 12.1 inches
Jidai : Edo period.
Special feature : This Jutte is made from iron. Tsuka seems to be wrapped by leather and Kashira parts are made from brass.
Jutte was used by law enforcement officers (called Okappiki or Doshin) during Edo period.
This Jutte is compact but made very tough.
A certain collector released his Jutte collection and this is one of those.

AOI estimation paper

Price : JPY 30,000-.