You have agreed to be bound by the Conditions of Sale and if your bid is successful, you are legally obliged to pay for the lot you have won. The purchase price for a successful bid will be the sum of your final bid plus a buyer’s premium, any applicable taxes and any artist resale royalty, exclusive of shipping-related expenses.
A Christie's specialist may contact you to discuss this lot or to notify you if the condition changes prior to the sale.
The condition of lots can vary widely and the nature of the lots sold means that they are unlikely to be in a perfect condition. Lots are sold in the condition they are in at the time of sale.
Although the armor is displayed with a stand they are for display purposes only and are not sold with the lot.
Generally in very good overall condition for its age except the following: -Minor wear to lacquer and metal surfaces consistent with age and use. -Some areas with lacquer losses on leg guards. -One of the gyoyo now missing.