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Two hand draw masks

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Title / Supplied: Two hand draw masks


  • Wolcott, Katherine

Source Document

Extent: 1 photomechanical print

Date Created: 1909


These two faces look akin to common "Mempo", the masks worn by samurai to guard the face. The coloration, and fierce facial expressions, are remarkably similar.

Genre(s): photographs, photomechanical prints



Language(s): No linguistic content

Note [Digital Version]

2010-09-27, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: still image

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Two hand draw masks, Album of Japanese Photographs2006.3.85LA, Wolcott Collection, Robert Hull Fleming Museum, University of Vermont, (accessed October 06, 2015)

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