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Noh Kyogen Eboshi Hat for Sanbaso Dance


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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Pre 1920: Item # 1195299

Please refer to our stock # 184 when inquiring.
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Meiji-Taisho period, Early 20th century

approx. 27.3cm in width (with string 67cm), 39.5cm in height (10.74in (26.4in), 15.6in)


Folk eboshi hat with a sharp top for the Sanbaso dance, called 'Kensaki-Eboshi' (Sword-Top shaped Eboshi) or Samurai-Eboshi, composed with paper and cloth.
Aesthetic mature tone of the traditional Japanese inspiration, in used condition as seen. Of course, also decorative as recommended.

The play of "Sanbaso" is the most sacred and celebratory in the all Noh and Kyogen repertoires, and Sanbaso dances in celebration of fertility and good harvests.