BENKEI MASK (Dealer: titcoRet) – Wild and dynamic wood carving mask of a Japanese warrior monk, Benkei (1155-1189), commonly depicted as a man of great strength and loyalty, and a popular subject of Japanese folklore (Reference: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benkei). Meiji period (1868-1912), Japan. Vertical crack at left side and sign of repair as is.
approx. 20 x 14cm (7.87 x 5.51in)
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