Samurai mask with a fierce expression

Ressei Menpo

DATE Edo 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.

 

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Price: 7,000 €

Inventory Nr: 1393

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