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Menpo de type ressei en fer - Momoyama 16/17ème
Menpo de type ressei en fer - Momoyama 16/17ème - Asian Works of Art Style Menpo de type ressei en fer - Momoyama 16/17ème -
Ref : 96928
6 200 €
Period :
17th century
Provenance :
Japan
Medium :
Iron
Dimensions :
l. 6.3 inch X H. 9.84 inch
Asian Works of Art  - Menpo de type ressei en fer - Momoyama 16/17ème
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Menpo de type ressei en fer - Momoyama 16/17ème

In lacquered russet iron (sabiji nuri) this menpo (1/2 mask) with a fierce expression (ressei) is forged with deep wrinkles, flared nostrils and an open mouth. The nose plate is removable. The mustache and a tuft at the level of the chin are in silver lacquer. The pronounced teeth are also in silver lacquer. The yodaregake (throat protector) with four levels laced in kebiki odoshi in purple braid. Red lacquer inside.
Period: late Momoyama early Edo 16/17th century.
Sold with a metal stand.

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