Re: [SCA-JML] Ashigaru garb- is this accurate?
- Actually, I have- it rocked:) I was just wondering if going off to war
in nothing but a loincloth was really all that common..I can see how it
would be comfortable, though. Less fabric to worry about getting wet and
muddy, and I take it Japan has some really hot and sticky weather by
-Hirokawa no Tsuru
"Anthony J. Bryant" wrote:
> Amanita wrote:ADVERTISEMENT
> > One of the books in my collection shows a good many drawings of
> > ashigaru or jizamurai soldiers, wearing nothing but a curaiss and
> > rakushaku fundoshi. This seems to me like an awfully impractical
> > to do in combat- leaving a little too much exposed skin for comfort.
> > Did they ever actually do this, or were these illustrations just
> > artistic license on the part of the author?
> You've never seen the film "Seven Samurai," have you? <G>
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