Ko Omote, Japanese Noh Theatre Character Mask
Japanese Noh Mask of KO
a young beauty who is calm. The Japanese word "Ko"
means cuteness, youth and beauty, and "Omote" means
face. Ko-Omote mask represents Japanese
traditional Heian era beauty featuring shaved eyebrows,
gold-blackened teeth, and neat hair. This mask is made as an
interior wall decoration.
About 1960's, Hakata
Ceramic, gofun ( oyster shell crashed powder), hand painting.
Excellent condition with no damage.
Dimensions: 20.5 x 13,5 cm / 8.0 x 5.3 inches high
Price: US$ 180.00 (shipping and insurance cost
approx. US$ 38-40.00)