Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Full Mask (Sōmen) depicting Crow-Nosed Goblin (Karasu-Tengu)

Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Leather, lacquer, hair, and silk
Dimensions:
H. 12 in. (30.5 cm), W. 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)
Classification:
Armor Parts
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.268
Not on view
George Cameron Stone, New York (until d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
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