Set of 12 masks

AA-320747
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A fun and very rare complete collection of lacquer iki ningyō masks still with their original tomobako (storage box) representing the 12 moods. Fear, contentment, fun, worry and many other funny expressions, all finely crafted contained in the original box, thus maintaining the original colors...
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A fun and very rare complete collection of lacquer iki ningyō masks still with their original tomobako (storage box) representing the 12 moods. Fear, contentment, fun, worry and many other funny expressions, all finely crafted contained in the original box, thus maintaining the original colors over time. Bone teeth and fangs. Provenance: Japan Period: Meiji late 19th century. Dimensions: Measurements vary with slight differences depending on the subject: The dimensions of the smallest mask are 8 x 8 x 4 cm. and the largest 10 x 8.5 x 5.5 cm. Box size: 41 x 31 x 6 cm. State of conservation: Very good