Sumo wrestling° 7°ň
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[ID] 2144°°°°( ID:2144 )
[Photographer] unknown
[Album]
[Place] unknown
[Date] Late Meiji (1898-1912)
[Color] color
[Size] 187x242
[Cabinet] 47-47-0
[Keyword] man/rest
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This is a staged photograph depicting sumo included in a Yokohama album. The ring was made for the occasion at the studio. The men's physique suggests that they are professional sumo wrestlers. The technique demonstrated is called "kirikaeshi" (twisting backward knee trip).