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kabuki character

Postby katafei » Thu 03.25.2010 8:07 am

Can anyone tell me what the character in the right of this picture means?
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Re: kabuki character

Postby NileCat » Tue 03.30.2010 7:15 pm

I think it's 鏡獅子(Kagamijishi) in 春興鏡獅子(Shunkyo-Kagamijishi).
The hair-style seems to be the spirit of lion.
But I'm not quite sure.
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Re: kabuki character

Postby katafei » Wed 03.31.2010 2:37 pm

Google image search is proving you right.
Great, thanks! That gives me a handle to do some more research.. :)

you were right about the lion as well:
http://www.sanshin.org/Site/nagauta_video_4.html
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