Description Three masks, probably for use in comic plays ("kyôgen"), are shown on this tsuka. The kashira is a long-nosed "tengu" demon mask. The menuki are masks for sake-loving "shôjô". Behind each mask is a sake ladle. This is part of a mounted set.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters
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