is the formal costume for lrs. This
costume is called "kachi-e," the regular uniform of imperial
guard, a low-class military officer. Its
sleeves are sewn to the body at the place of shoulders just like "ketteki
no ho." The
composite figure is wearing a navy blue "kachi-e" of which
material is supposed to be cloth and color varies.
with "hosoei (= thin ornamental string)" has "oikake
(=fan-shaped ornaments)" on the left and right sides.
are worn one over another and the "hakama" is fastenable type
called "kukuri-bakama," which is made of cloth.
imperial guards also wear straw sandals or boots called "ichibi-habaki."
carried long swords with japan-finished black cases, and bows with
arrows for some particular purposes.