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Metadata database of Japanese old photographs in Bakumatsu-Meiji Period-[list up]

http://hikoma.lb.nagasaki-u.ac.jp/en/list.php?req=2a&target=work An “oiran” (courtesan) walking in formal style with attendants was called an “oiran procession.” The procession included a novice courtesan, child attendant and chaperone as well as male attendants carrying bed items, a shamisen lute and drums. Keeping Things … Continue reading

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