*Tengu*(demon) figure, Asakusa festival, Tokyo, Japan 1975

Childs, Iraphne R. (1975) *Tengu*(demon) figure, Asakusa festival, Tokyo, Japan 1975. [Image]

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Figure dressed as a Tengu(demon) in Asakusa festival.Tengu are semi-human, semi-bird supernatural monsters, capable of both good and bad deeds.

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Item Type: Image
Collection: Asia-Pacific Images: 1970s-1990s
Keywords: Japanese; mythical beings
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 13:06
Last Modified: 30 Aug 2014 19:39
Copyright Owner: Copyright Iraphne R. Childs.
CountryState or RegionCity or TownPlace
JapanTokyo Metropolitan PrefectureTokyo cityAsakusa Jinja (shrine)
URI: https://digitalcollections.qut.edu.au//id/eprint/864
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