University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameBamen
Object Number:19881
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Period: Edo Period (uncertain)
Meiji Period (uncertain)
Date Made: Edo Period-1897
Early Date: 1615
Late Date: 1897
Section:Asian
Materials:Lacquer
Wood
Hair
Technique:Lacquered
Credit Line:Purchased from G. T. Marsh and Co; subscription of Mrs. Phebe A. Hearst, 1897

Description

Head piece or mask for horse. "Bamen." Red lacquer with side flaps of armor plate; hair on forehead; nose piece tied on.


Bibliography:

[Article] 1897. "Collections and Publications". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Philadelphia. Vol. 1. no. No. 1. pg. 16-42 Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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