緋絲威 Hiito Odoshi
What is Hiito Odoshi of Samurai Armor?
Hiito Odoshi refers to the lacing made with threads dyed in a vibrant red color with a slight yellowish tint, using the roots of the madder plant as the dye. The term ""Hiito"" (scarlet color) is a traditional Japanese color that has been used since the Heian period.
See more terms related to samurai armor in this samurai armor glossary