Noh Mask: "Suji Ayakashi"


Noh Mask: "Suji Ayakashi"

Sculpture / Muromachi / Azuchi/Momoyama

Inscribed in gold "Attributed to Hōrai by Mitsunori and Yasuhisa (monograms)"

Muromachi – Azuchi-Momoyama period, 16th century

Wood with polychromy



The back of this mask is entirely covered with fabric, concealing chisel marks, which provide clues to identifying mask makers. For this reason, the creator of this mask cannot be confirmed, though it is said to be Hōrai."

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