Era of Ancient Burial Mounds
The Era of Ancient Tomb Culture
|7 - A Woman Wearing Kinu (jacket) and Mo (pleated skirt)|
Mikoto, who danced in front of the Gate of the Celestial Rock Cave, is
one of the key person of the birthmyth of Japan. She wore straight hair
wig and Hikage-no Tasuki (sash) holding Ozasaba-no Tegusa. She also wore
Kinu, Mo, shizuri belt and Hire (sash) on the shoulder. The sash traces
of wide cloth for covering whole body.
The prietests of Korea dance holding a small bamboo branch. The overall impression is reminiscent Korean priestess costume today.