Robert Soanes armour restorer, May 2016
Soanes works on the hanchimaza, a metal piece at the top of the kabuto. Robert Soanes Japanese Armour and Antiques Restorer, Brighton, UK, May 6, 2016. Craftsman Robert Soanes specializes in the restoration and conservation of samurai armour, swords and other Japanese fine art. He lives and works in the English seaside resort of Brighton.