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Japanese Theatre Mitsumekozo Theatre Mask Meiji Period, circa 1900

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Unusual Japanese Folk Art theatre mask depicting the playful character Mitsumekozo, a three eyed goblin often portrayed as a mischevious creature in comical plays, late Meiji period, circa 1900 Overall the piece is in Fine condition but does have some minor chips and darkening to its pigments commensurate with age and use Mineral pigments, gofun and gilding on paulownia wood Dimensions: H 9.5cm x W 20.5cm x D 18cm.
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 3.75 in (9.5 cm)Width: 8.08 in (20.5 cm)Depth: 7.09 in (18 cm)
  • Style:
    Meiji (Of the Period)
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  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    circa 1900
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Overall the piece is in fine condition but does have some minor chips and darkening to its pigments commensurate with age and use.
  • Seller Location:
    Prahran, AU
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: MI140481stDibs: LU125627499283
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