Re: [SCA-JML] ishi no obi
- On Mon, Sep 15, 2008 at 7:02 AM, jake curda <jakecurda@...> wrote:
> That is just what I have been looking for.........and you say that the cord ties on the right side...........I think I can go from here.........that has been one item I have been missing from my court outfit.....now if i can just figure out where I can get a kanmuri crown......lol......thank you allDoes this help with the kanmuri?
> Lord Yagyu
Granted, it is a 'modern' one (that is, it isn't the Heian version
that slopes a little more, and the 'ei' is designed to stand up and
then fall down, rather than falling straight back), but I think it
might suffice for most purposes. At the very least, you can get an
idea of the shape and dimensions.
FYI, it is lacquered gauze, so it is both very rigid/brittle and,
consequently, fragile. I've given some thought to trying a buckram
version. Akimasa-dono has a good example of one he made around