Shishigashira Hand Puppet

Japanese Lion Head Puppet

Shishigashira literally means a lion head and is used in shishimai (Japanese lion dance). It often appears in Japanese festivals and new year's celebration. It is believed that a person's head that is bitten by this will become happy and wise because it eats evil spirits. Please note that this is not genuine shishi gashira but small hand puppet.

Width: 15cm (About 6in)
Height: 10cm (About 4in)
Order Processing Time: About 7-30 Business Days

Collections: Accessories, All, Folk Performing Arts

Category: Shishigashira

Type: Costumes

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