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Half Mask (Menpō) with Ear Guards

Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Steel, lacquer
Dimensions:
H 6 3/8 in. (16.23 cm); W. 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Masks
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.270a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed (on chin): Ki [no] Muneyasu saku
Made by Ki no Muneyasu
George Cameron Stone, New York (until d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
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