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Re: [SCA-JML] Re: jinbaori pattern

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  • William Giltner
    My own Jinbaori was made from the best example I could find: in Arms and Armor of the Samurai by Bottomly and Hopson on page 152 (also 145). ISBN#:
    Message 1 of 6 , Jun 1, 2010
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      My own Jinbaori was made from the best example I could find: in Arms and Armor of the Samurai by Bottomly and Hopson on page 152 (also 145).

      ISBN#: 0-517-64467-3

      I hope this helps.

      William S. Giltner

      Lrd Tatsuo Okami

      Iron River Armoury

      www.iron-river-armoury.com

      --- On Tue, 6/1/10, wodeford <wodeford@...> wrote:

      From: wodeford <wodeford@...>
      Subject: [SCA-JML] Re: jinbaori pattern
      To: sca-jml@yahoogroups.com
      Date: Tuesday, June 1, 2010, 5:35 PM







       









      --- In sca-jml@yahoogroups.com, Jeanel Walker <brytephyre@...> wrote:

      > I also made two small pockets to slide bamboo slats into the shoulders so it would stand out and give me the look of broad shoulders



      Edo period kataginu were stiffened in this manner, however, this method was not in fashion during our period.



      Compare the two images below.

      16th century kataginu kamishimo, shoulders unstiffened.

      http://www.iz2.or.jp/english/fukusyoku/busou/27.htm



      Edo period kataginu kamishimo with stiffened shoulders:

      http://www.iz2.or.jp/english/fukusyoku/kosode/9.htm



      As far as I'm aware, jinbaori did not receive this treatment because they were generally worn over armor which provides plenty of bulk as it is.



      Saionji no Hanae

      West Kingdom

























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