Samurai Armor by ArtisansdAzure on Etsy https://www.etsy.com/listing/214810205/samurai-armor
Réplica de uma armadura de Uesugi Kenshin
Las Armaduras de Samurai y su evolución
We actually own this book, and it has these great detail pages that show the layers of the clothing and armor.
Sode shoulder armour. Armour detailing, layering, lamellar. Was first used around the 4th century. Some materials used were small iron, leather scales or plates as well as being connected to materials such as rivets and lace. More
Samurai armor. RanchoStyle. by kkolobok on DeviantArt
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Full suit of Japanese Samurai armour (Gusoku), 16th to 18th century; Edo period Japanese Lacquered iron, mail, silk, copper-gilt.
A Nimai-Do Gusoku armor: provenance: Japan dating: circa 1700
eaisier schematic: must include: 1. Kabuto 2. sode 3. forearm protection 4. armor tunic - woven foam scales? parts af armour maybe to be made with dragon scale effect? IMP get mesurements - the most imp is to make bow! Brico monday afternoon - buy all materials 4. Haidate - cloth? (actual tunic 5. shin protection - foam - easy 6. Samurai shoes?
Samurai Leather Bracers - Red
Glossary of mengu (facial armor). Downloadable pdf samurai armor glossary. "The Samurai Armour Glossary", Nihon-No-Katchu.com Open Libary Contributers:Ian Bottomley & Dave Thatcher, Editor:Tracy Harvey. http://nihonto.org.pl/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/The_Samurai_Armour_Glossary_2013.pdf