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ROBERT A SOANES
Post Grad Diploma (Dist) West Dean College
NISHIOKA Kinoebo (Nishioka Armor Studio), Yokohama Japan
Professional and Fully Qualified Conservator and
Restorer of Fine Japanese Samurai Armour 甲冑
Sword fittings 小道具, Urushi lacquerwork 漆塗
and Japanese Fine Art 美術
Studied under one of Japan's finest armour craftsman
Over 25 years of professional experience.
Restorers to major International Auction Houses and the worlds top Japanese Fine Art dealers.