What is Ebira of Samurai Armor?
"Ebira" or "Yanone-ire" is a tool used to carry arrows on the shoulder or waist. It has been used since the Heian period as a practical tool. Arrows are placed between the bamboo lined up in the box. It can hold 12 to 30 arrows. There are various types of Ebira, such as Kuzuebira, Sakatsuraebira, Kawaebira, and Takeebira.
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