(=woman from Katsura village)" lives in Katsura, the western
suburbs of Kyoto. She
is a woman who sells the sweetfish of the Katsura River and candies.
has the custom of rolling a long white cloth on the head.
called the "katsura-tsutsumi" headband.
headband is originally "fukutai" (=abdominal obi belt), which
was given from the ex-emperor Jinko at the time of conquesting three Han
states in Korea. The
pattern is made of the iris diaphragm by the figure in the photo wears a
linen "kosode." She
wears dyed "hoso obi" belt, a white "tekko" and a "kyahan"
leg protectors,carrying carrying the sweetfish and the candy in the