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Mask

Armorer:
Inscribed by Myōchin Muneakira (Japanese, Edo period, 1673–1745)
Date:
dated 1715
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Iron, lacquer
Dimensions:
H. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm); W. 6 3/4 in. (17.2 cm)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Masks
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.112.13
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 370
Inscription: Inscribed: Myōchin Shikibu Ki Munzaki (hand-corrected to Muneaki[illegible]). Dated 11 (crossed off in pencil) F 1715 at Yedo.
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