A karura menpo (mask) By Myochin Munetomo, mid Edo Period, 18th century
Lot 299*
A karura menpo (mask) By Myochin Munetomo, mid Edo Period, 18th century
Sold for £15,000 (US$ 23,472) inc. premium

Lot Details
A karura menpo (mask) By Myochin Munetomo, mid Edo Period, 18th century
A karura menpo (mask)
By Myochin Munetomo, mid Edo Period, 18th century
The russet iron mask well formed with the large beak formed of three pieces and made detachable with turning pins, pierced yadome on each cheek, the ears riveted on, each cheek has applied cherry blossom and on the chin an iron fuji mon, beneath the chin is an ase nagashi no ana and on either side shaped odayori no kugi, a three lame black-lacquered leather yodarekake laced with dark blue sugake odoshi, signed Myochin Kino Munetomo.

Footnotes

  • 鉄面頬 迦楼羅 銘「明珍紀宗知」 江戸時代中期(18世紀)
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