other name of "konoshi" garment in the photo is "kariginu-noshi."
"konoshi" is a compromise form of "noshi" and "kariginu."
body length is one joh as well as "kariginu."
sleeves as well as "kariginu" have a "sodetsuyu" and
the "ran" cloth reaches to the skirt of that just like a "noshi."
came to be worn as an ordinary dress of "noshi" after
Muromachi era. The
"eboshi" headgear became a hardened box type as the special
feature of Muromachi era style. Furthermore,
a concavo-convex "sabi" , "mayu" and " hinasaki"
were made on the surface of "eboshi headgear."
few selected men with authority were allowed to wear the purple string
of "kakeo". The
"hakama" trousers in the photo is a "sashinuki"
trousers [=nu-bakama] with white horizontal threads and the "hachi-fuji-mon
(=eight wistaria pattern)." In
common cases, a person who is older than 40 wears a "noshi"
light blue in color. The
color becomes thinner with age and a person who is older than 70 wears a
white "noshi." In
case of much older person, the string of "eboshi" headgear are
used not only as a front portion but as a cross, and it is made the "okina-gake"
style turned backwards