Noh mask Tokusa-jo (old man)

Unknown18th century

Fukuoka City Museum

Fukuoka City Museum
福岡市早良区百道浜3-1-1, Japan

Tokusa-jo is a variation of Ko-jo, the most dignified Jo masks. The word “Tokusa-jo” is written on the back of the mask in gold and Chinese ink. The mustache is painted with a brush, which makes this mask different from Ko-jo. The looks are noble and gentle.


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