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19c netsuke mask DEMON HANNYA by SEKISEN

19c netsuke mask DEMON HANNYA by SEKISEN


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Netsuke and Related: Pre 1920: Item # 1337855
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Late Meiji (1890s to 1912) Japanese ceramic netsuke representing a theatrical mask of horned demon Hannya, which was mostly used for the role of Kiyohime in the play Dojoji. Crisp detailing, great fierce 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 1/2 inches.