white japanese nô mask sophisticated woman ZOHONNA

Length 19 cm
Compositions ceramic
Product origin made in Japan
Colour white

white noh mask refined woman ZO-HONNA
Made in japan
The zo-onna mask (増 女, also written as zou-onna, zoo-onna or zō-onna) is a mask from the Japanese Noh theater. It was created by the famous dengaku dancer Zōami Hisatsugu and represents a young woman whose face is imbued with dignity and reserve. The zō-onna is used for roles requiring refined elegance.