Mask, Mengu/ Menpo - Lacquer, Steel - atelier Myochin workshop - style ryubu - Japan - Edo Period (1600-1868)

Description
Mask, Mengu/ Menpo - Lacquer, Steel - atelier Myochin workshop - style ryubu - Japan - Edo Period (1600-1868)
Good condition, see description - 13.5×16.5×23 cm

Fine Edo samurai armour mask (19th century) with the expression "ryubu" in black lacquered iron with "yadome" (arrow guard), 4-bladed gorgerin (yodarekake) in black lacquered iron, "sugake" type braiding in dark blue silk, red lacquered inside.
Generally in good condition, original lacquer, some lacquer lustres in the ears, yadome and borders, braids in good condition.
450 gr
Sold without gimbal.

Lot details
Object
Mask, Mengu/ Menpo
Material
Lacquer, Steel
Period
Edo Period (1600-1868)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Title of artwork
atelier Myochin workshop - style ryubu
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
13.5×16.5×23 cm
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