Okina Mask w/ Case by Meiji Period Artist, Ko-ikiu III
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Sculpture: Pre 1900: item # 774944
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|19th Century Meiji Period Japanese Noh Theater Mask of Okina, the Happy Old Man, portraying a happy man of wisdom and joy in many Noh dramas. This Noh mask is carved by Ko-Ikiu III from a long line of Noh mask carvers. It is finely lacquered over paloma wood. Signed with original case. This mask is in Perfect Condition. 7.5 inches tall (15 inches with beard) x 6 inches wide, 19cm tall (38cm with beard) x 15cm wide.|