color of the Crown Prince's the "hoh" garment is the color of "wauni";
it means the rising sun. The
pattern is the "enoh", a mandarin duck.
garment is made of the white fabrics with the small patterns of
"akome" garment is made of red fabrics with the small patterns
of hollyhock. The
"hitoe" garment is made of red fabrics with patterns of
"omote-bakama" trousers is made of white fabrics with the
patterns of hailstone. The
"ohguchi" trousers is made of red "hira-ginu"
"kanmuri" headgear is the "suiei" with the patterns
of chrysanthemum. The
other items are the "sekita" belt, the "shitohzu"
socks, the "hi-ohgi" fan, the "shaku" scepter, and
the "tatoh" paper. The
costume in the phot is called "sokutai", the daytime dress of
the civil servant at the Imperial court. "Ohni",
the color of the "hoh", was called "hanezu", a red
flower, in the Asuka period (593-710). The
colorhas been handed down in the Imperial Household from ancient times.