Women holding Western-style umbrellas
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[ID] 2325กกกก( ID:2325 )
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[Color] color
[Size] 92x138
[Cabinet] 49-40-0
[Keyword] life/woman

The women hold Western-style umbrellas. These were introduced to Japan in the latter half of the 19th century. They were nicknamed "bat umbrellas," because they resemble the wings of a bat.