Noh mask Ko-omote with wooden board. The old woman is a copy of the aged face of Ono no Komachi, a female poet of the early Heian period.
Although her cheeks have lost weight due to old age, the face is wrinkle-free and exudes beauty, dignity, color, and culture. Noh masks signify the characters' gender, age, and social ranking, and by wearing masks the actors may portray youngsters, old men, female, or nonhuman (divine, demonic, or animal) characters. Comes with cushion bag and wooden board for decoration.Region of origin : Japan Size : W. 13.5cm / 5.3inches x L. 21.5cm / 8.4inches Weight : 160g / 0.35lbs Age : Post 1940s Material : Wood. There are some scratches, spot and dirt due to age.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Masks". The seller is "sandlushigome1" and is located in this country: JP. This item can be shipped worldwide.