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Japanese Fox Mask, Early 20th Century

$395

About

This is a wonderfully expressive and articulated fox mask. The mask dates to the first half of the 20th century and is in overall good condition. The fox's jaw is articulated and he is decorated with real fur for his eyebrows and mustache. In Japan the Fox represents a mythical animal having great intelligence and cunning, as well as good fortune.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 9 in. (22.86 cm)Width: 6 in. (15.24 cm)Depth: 5 in. (12.7 cm)
  • Style
    Japonisme (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1950-1960
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Overall good condition. Normal desirable patination.
  • Seller Location
    Pasadena, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: mjhdesignarts1stDibs: LU2519321894092

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    $110 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Pasadena, CA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 2 days of delivery.

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