11th century armour


Ressei menpōSamurai mask with a fierce expression DATEEdo period (1615 - 1867), 18th century A red lacquered high-level mask, with fierce (ressei) expression finely embossed with wrinkles all over the face. The expression is emphasized by painted beard and mustaches.   INVENTORY NR: men-1393Menpo for sale. Price on application.  

Amida Nyorai
Amida NyoraiA standing figure of Amida Buddha DATEEarly Muromachi Period (1392-1568), mid 16th centuryMEDIUMWood with gold-leafTOTAL HEIGHT41 cmFIGURE HEIGHT29.8 cm The Amitabha (Amida in Japanese) Buddha is shown standing with his hands forming the Amida raigo-in mudra. The face has a serene expression, with closed eyes under delicately arched brows and a severe face. The hair is arranged in rows of coils that also cover the ushnisha, the protuberance on the head. The drapery is folded in elegant pleats falling from the shoulders to the feet. The antique...

Wooden netsuke with a dragon19th centurySigned in ivory reserve: Rakumin Wooden netsuke representing a curled dragon on cloudNetsuke for sale. Price on application. Please include item stock number: net-1153   

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