Project Description

Cypress Wood Tsuina Mask of Beshimi

With pointed ears, furrowed brow and broad mouth sealed shut

Unsigned, but with an old soiled collector’s label numbered 115/120. Possibly 16th century

Height: 20 cm

Information:

Such masks are worn at various folk and temple rites for the expulsion of demons, or the ritual purification of a site

MR3306

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