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Mask for the Tsuina Service

14th century

Wood, carved, lacquered, and traces of paint

10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm) 10 3/8 × 8 5/8 × 5 in. (26.35 × 21.91 × 12.7 cm)
Mrs. William H. Moore Fund
1969.29.1
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Kamakura period (1185–1333)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn. purchase in 1969.

Bibliography: 

Sadako Ohki, “Japanese Art at Yale,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 36–37, fig. 6.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.