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19c netsuke mask DEMON BUAKU by SEKISEN

19c netsuke mask DEMON BUAKU by SEKISEN


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1920: Item # 1337849
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Late Meiji (1890s to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a Kyogen theater mask of Buaku - a demon with unhappy disposition. Crisp detailing, great pensive face, enamel highlights, in great condition. Impressed with seal ONKO on the back - the piece was made by a member of the Shimizu family producing Onko wares in Akasaka, Gifu Prefecture, most probably by Shimizu Sekisen I. Height 1 7/16 inches.