Uesugi Kensin in The Battle of Kawanakajima
W155 × D60 × H155 mm. Weighs approximately 600 grams
Copyright credit “(c) KENSIN
The God of Wars Stunning Replica
Uesugi Kenshin was a warlord feared by many due to his skills. This figurine of the said warrior depicts his valor, strength, and confidence in battle. This art piece displays Kenshin during the Battle at Kawanakajima. This was against his long-time rival, Takeda Shingen.
It is said that the warlord slashed his way into the Takeda stronghold. He is said to have finished off anyone who comes his way.
This replica of the God of War is a dynamic figurine that is reminiscent of the battle between him and Shingen. His famous cow hair helmet is based from the original piece. And expert craftsmen reproduced, in perfect detail, each part of his helmet, armor, and get up.
Materials, Accessories, and Dimensions
This replica of Uesugi Kenshin has a good measurement for a display piece. It is 155 millimeters high, 155 millimeters wide, and has a depth of 60 millimeters. It weighs approximately 600 grams and is made of polystone.
It is a cast or spray solid surface material. It can better improve any surface with stunning textures and colors, attaining granite-like appearances. The material is versatile and can be used for a number of processes. Polystone is also free from dangerous additives and pigments since it uses fine, raw materials.
Armor Expert’s Development Cooperation
This beautiful figure of Uesugi Kenshin is reproduced exactly to his real armor and gear. It was achieved by the help and supervision of experts. His helmet is made from gold leaf which gives it a more realistic appeal.
The popular gold helmet of this historical statue has been modeled after the original treasured piece. This is the Leather Gold Leaf Helmet that exists in the Uesugi Kenshin shrine. It’s found in Yonezawa Shi, Yamagata.
Every piece of this replica is professionally made. This is to embody the true image and appearance of Uesugi Kenshin during battle. The originality of its look appears on the figure’s sword. It incorporates the original look of the sword the warlord used.
Created Using Expert Craftsmanship
All processes in the creation of this masterpiece goes through expert craftsmanship. Every part of the historical figurine is worked on to mirror every part to perfection. All products from Kensin are handcrafted at its finest. This gives them more authenticity and quality. Colors are all painted by hand to give the figures more of a classic aesthetic. Each part is also made with accurate detail to exhibit a perfect image of Uesugi Kenshin.
The figurine of the God of War is based off from a prototype. Its process in creation is also guided and supervised by professional craftsmen. This begins form the dye cutting to the finishing touches.
The Famous Battle of Kawanakajima
One of the most vital battles in Japanese history would be the Battle of Kawanakajima. It is a collection of 5 different conflicts between Kenshin and his rival, Takeda Shingen.
The first three battles were quick and resolved immediately. Yet the fourth conflict was where the two warlords directly confronted each other. Kenshin was able to reach Shingen’s camp, attacking him head on with his sword. Shingen was able to block this with his war fan, causing the God of War to laugh before riding back to his camp.