Samurai mask somen Haruta

Materials: steel, brass, cotton, silk, leather
Techniques: metalwork, chasing, rusting, leather painting, weaving.
Dimensions: 37x21x18 cm

Somen type samurai mask. The original was made by the masters of the Haruta school. Edo period, 17th century, Japan. Stored in the Museum of Oriental Arts Guimet, Paris.