New Acquisitions to the Museum in Fiscal Year 2017

"New Acquisitions to the Museum in Fiscal Year 2017"

Heiseikan Thematic Exhibition Room  June 19, 2018 (Tue) - July 29, 2018 (Sun)

  
Noh Mask, Purportedly yamanba type, Attributed to Shakuzuru, Nanbokucho period, 14th century (Important Cultural Property)

Every year the Tokyo National Museum acquires new works of art and other cultural properties. Last year was no exception as many objects were acquired through purchases and donations from our benefactors, with each one possessing unique value in its capacity to illustrate the culture of Japan or another country or region.