Rare early cone shaped Jingasa
A very deep and heavy, unusually shaped Jingasa with a very deep cone shape. An early example from the 16th-17th century used by the Ashigaru footsoldiers. The main body of the jingasa is composed of Lacquer, hemp and leather, and it has an iron band embedded around the rim of the helmet. Excellent original condition with original edo period hemp liner.
A rare orginal heavy quality Ashigaru Jingasa.