... Close - it s the pre-cursor to the haori, the dobuku. Some had sleeves, some didn t, and they were part of a samurai s day-wear in the 16th century.Message 1 of 7 , Mar 3View Source--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Pia" <ti1816@...> wrote:
>Close - it's the pre-cursor to the haori, the dobuku. Some had sleeves, some didn't, and they were part of a samurai's day-wear in the 16th century.
> I've also got a question. I was watching this movie lately and there is
> one guy who's outfit I like. Now since I am not an expert by any means,
> I was just wondering if he is actually wearing a jinboari or simply a
> haori without sleeves?
> Frontside <http://s7.directupload.net/images/130303/f4cir7tc.png>
> Backside <http://s7.directupload.net/images/130303/o5k7a4nc.png>
http://www.sengokudaimyo.com/garb/graphics/garbphotos/dobuku_sugata.jpg shows some examples.