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Noh - Wikipedia

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Noh (能, Nō), or Nogaku (能楽, Nōgaku)—derived from the Sino-Japanese word for "skill" or .... Noh masks (能面 nō-men or 面 omote) a...

Masks - Japanese Theatre and Music

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The masks were made into things such as bodhisativas, guardian deities, ... likely influenced by bugaku and gigaku masks to form the unique Japanese design.

Japanese Mask - Meaning and Types of Japanese Traditional Masks

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Japanese masks are used traditionally in theater, festivals or rituals. ... They represented a face of superhuman, demon, lion, bird and were made from wood.

Traditional Japanese Masks: Own a Piece of Japan's History | FROM ...

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Dec 4, 2015 ... Learn more about the types of traditional Japanese masks, and how ... in the 16th century, menpo were made from iron and lacquered leather.

Noh Mask Introduction - Noh Masks

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We are showing traditional Japanese Noh Masks (Noumen), Devil (Oni) Masks, Kyogen Masks. We have been carving the over 220 historical character masks ...

Japanese Masks - artelino

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Masks are an essential part of the Japanese noh theater whilst the actors of the Japanese kabuki theater perform without masks. But there is one exception.

Japanese Mask History & Meaning | Our Everyday Life

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Wearing elaborate masks to celebrate Japan's ancient gods evolved over the ... an era spanning 10,000 B.C. to 300 B.C. Crude masks made from shells and ...

Japanese Noh Masks-Nohmasks

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Oct 24, 2016 ... We are showing traditional Japanese Noh Masks (Noumen), Devil (Oni) ... We add Japanese swords (tachi). ... Folk mask, Custom made masks ...

Why do Japanese people wear surgical masks? It's ... - Japan Today

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Feb 23, 2014 ... The introduction of these cheap, easier-to-use masks also made it more practical to wear one in order to prevent getting sick in the first place.

gigaku mask | Japanese mask | Britannica.com

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Feb 11, 2009 ... Gigaku masks are the first known masks used in Japan and among the ... a staged drama set to music in its entirety, made up of vocal pieces ...

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Japanese Noh masks | Pitt Rivers Museum

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Of all the Japanese masks theNoh mask is said to be the most artistic one. ... context, so a broad-brimmed hat made of bamboo would suggest country life.

14 Japanese Masks - Japan Talk

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Feb 7, 2015 ... In urban areas, people wear medical masks at the first sign of cedar allergies or a cold. Ostensibly this is all for practical reasons. People will ...

Introducing the world of Noh : Noh Masks. history and Types.

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Japanese only ... There were originally about 60 basic types of noh masks, but today there are well over 200 different ... As it is often difficult to tell the actual feelings expressed in a noh mask, it is said to be made with a “neutral” expression.