Beautiful charm mascot Kabuki Japanese theater mask: kumadori painted face
Kumadori (隈取) is stage makeup worn by kabuki actors. Kumadori makeup generally consists of brightly colored stripes or patterns over a white foundation, the colors and patterns symbolizing aspects of the actor's character. The process of a Kabuki actor applying his makeup is referred to as Kumadori, meaning “taking an impression”
Sujiguma design is one of the Kabuki make-up used mainly for justice bushi/samurai.
Size: 3.5 cm
Material: resin (some subject is stainless steel, iron, bamboo, wood, etc.)
Very popular charm in Japan. Absolutely lovely item - it would make a unique gift.
Please note: Details and colors of the images might be slightly different from the actual product. As it is hand made, small imperfections are common in the work in this quality range.