Mujun

Kagura Mask

$ 690

Experience a traditional handmade Kagura mask with a contemporary design that unveils its strong, intense presence, every time you step into the same room as it.

The term Kagura comes from a traditional and sacred theatrical dance and music ritual dedicated to the gods of Shinto, with each region of Japan having its own unique ceremony. This Kagura mask was specifically designed from the Iwami Kagura Hannya, the female demon, from the Shimane Prefecture, which is also known to be the home of Japanese mythology. These masks have been hung in houses to bring good luck and to ward off any evil, serving as an amulet, traditionally and in contemporary society.

A collaboration with the craftsmen of the Kagura mask, Katsuro Kakita and Kenji Kakita, and the design team Mujun, together they created a modern piece of art and tradition that emits a presence that will reside with you forever. The Kagura mask was made from Sekishu Washi Paper, known as the most durable paper created in Japan, and is used to repair national treasures in Kyoto, Japan. It also comes with a handwritten serial number inside the mask and a wall mount.

The Natural colored Kagura is Sekishu Washi Paper’s natural color. The Brown colored Kagura is dyed with Kakishibu, a polymeric tannin extracted from fermented persimmon juice. Lastly, the Blue colored Kagura is dyed with Indigo.

MUJUN

Mujun is a team of designers that started their design practices in 2008, who hold a lot of passion for bringing Japanese craftsmanship to a contemporary audience around the world. The designers work closely with skilled craftsmen in Japan to redesign their crafts to cater to the contemporary audience around the world.

Kagura Mask

Dimensions
• 9.5" W x 4.5" D x 12.5" H 

Materials
• Sekishu Washi Paper
• Paulownia Box

Includes
• Serial Number
• Wall Mount

Origin
• Shimane, Japan

Shipping

Jinen processes and ships in-stock items within 1-2 business days. If your item is out of stock you will be contacted via email. 

Please note that we do not ship orders internationally.

Orders over $150 that ship within the contiguous United States receive free standard shipping automatically. 

We offer shipping via UPS and USPS.

Orders will be shipped out of Colorado.

Upon the arrival of your package, please check to see if all items have arrived safely. If any items have arrived damaged, please contact us within 3 business days.

Damages

For damages, please file a report on our Returns Center within 3 business days from arrival.

Returns

If for any reason you are not happy with your purchase, you may return unused items.

Items must be received within 30 days of purchase with the original product packaging for an exchange or full refund for the purchase price of the product.

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Holiday Return Policy

In order to provide you with a stress-free holiday gift-giving experience, we will be extending our normal return policy. All orders purchased during 11/1 - 12/24 will be eligible to return unused and undamaged items until 1/31/2022.

If you are unable to login into our returns center, please email us at: support@jinenstore.com.

Please include your order number, items you are interested in returning/exchanging, quantity, and reason for return when requesting a return through email.

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