A woman wearing a hood of nobility° 8°ň
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[ID] 2189°°°°( ID:2189 )
[Photographer] Tamamura Kozaburo
[Album] Tamamura Kozaburo (Album)
[Place] unknown
[Date] unknown
[Color] color
[Size] 91x136
[Cabinet] 48-42-0
[Keyword] life/woman
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The "okoso-zukin" (combination hood and veil) was a winter costume for women. Covering the entire head and part of the face, it is a square cloth with a string that is tied under the chin. Women sometimes used the "okoso-zukin" to cover their mouth, as shown in this photograph.