Lovely charm mascot Noh Japanese theatre mask Shishi-guchi Lion spirit
Shishi-guchi means lion's mouth. Face of the mythical barking lion-dog. The mask is used in Shakkyo, a noh play featuring a scene in which a shishi frolics with peony flowers.
Popular charm in Japan. Absolutely lovely item - it would make a unique gift.
Size: 4 - 5.5 cm
Material: PVC, resin (some subject is stainless steel, iron, bamboo, wood, etc.)
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.