University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 19891
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Period: Edo Period (uncertain)
Meiji Period (uncertain)
Date Made: 17th Century - 1897
Early Date: 1600
Late Date: 1897
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Lion Head
Credit Line:Gift of Edward Starr, 1897

Description

Lion head mask. Attached separate piece for jaw. Heavy ridge brows with swirling pattern over eyes. Inner eyes, nose, lips are red. Black face.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1963 - 31 Dec 1963)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] 1897. Collections and Publications. Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. 1 (1): 25 - 31.View Objects cited in this Publication

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