Japanese Clothing

Collection by Bryce Forgue

Bryce Forgue
Kyudo- Japanese Archery - Thought of Kel’s bow struggles and found this beautiful images to demonstrate just how massive these bows are!

A rōnin (浪人?) was a samurai with no lord or master during the feudal period of Japan. A samurai became masterless from the death or fall of his master, or after the loss of his master's favor or privilege. Kendo, Katana, Ronin Samurai, Samurai Swords, Samurai Champloo, Japanese Warrior, Japanese Sword, Fantasy Male, Bushido

samuraitears: The Ronin life - sekigan

samuraitears: “The Ronin life ”

Chinese style Clothes Fullset-Red Fish-King LanLing,AS-Charm(

AS70+cm Chinese style Clothes Fullset-Red Fish-King LanLing

AS70+cm Chinese style Clothes Fullset-Red Fish-King LanLing,AS-Charm( 65-74cm),AS Clothes

Photo de Tokugawa Yoshinobu, c. 1880 Note : Tokugawa Yoshinobu 徳川慶喜 et dernier shōgun 将軍 - fils de Tokugawa Nariaki 徳川斉昭 - Tokugawa bakufu 徳川幕府 à Japanese History, Japanese Culture, Asian History, Kendo, Photo Japon, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Albert Kahn, Zen Gardens

Old Asia Photography

Old Asia Photography, purveyors of early East and Southeast Asian photography.

一番の日本人!【Ainu Tribe: Japanese Race】Ainu Robe Period: Meiji period Culture: Japan Medium: Cotton and wool with applique (kiri-fuse) Classification: Textiles-Costumes: Metropolitan Museum of Art. Look Kimono, Kimono Jacket, Textile Design, Textile Art, Ainu People, Style Africain, Ethno Style, Japanese Textiles, Historical Costume

Ainu robe | Japan | Meiji period (1868–1912) | The Met

The indigenous people of Hokkaido and the adjacent islands in the northern part of Japan, as well as of the Kuriles and Sakhalin in the former U.S.S.R., are known as Ainu. The origin of the Ainu is uncertain, and their light complexions, heavy beards, and abundant wavy, black hair distinguish them from the Japanese

per prior pinner: Ainu coat (Japan). (via British Museum)

A London Salmagundi


My kinda open carry! Katana, Samurai Swords, Kendo, Fantasy Weapons, Pose Reference, Costume Design, Martial Arts, Character Inspiration, Mens Fashion



Yasuke African Samurai of the Japanese Warlord Nobunaga Oda. “Japan is not a place one would usually associate with immigrants from Africa or the Caribbean. Yet in the late century Japan’s most powerful warlord, Oda Nobunaga, had a African page. Ronin Samurai, Samurai Warrior, Afro Samurai, Real Samurai, Samurai Anime, Black History Facts, Black History Month, Strange History, Katana

African History Lesson : Yasuke [The African Samurai]

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Geisha re-lighting her tobacco pipe from an ember pot. The pipe is called a "Kiseru". late Meiji-era photograph by an unknown Japanese photographer.


Ooops. Wait a minute. My bad. Forget the cocaine thing. She's actually re-lighting her tobacco pipe from an ember pot. The pipe is called a "Kiseru". Notice the nice kimono design! If she leans over a little bit farther, a couple of folks could get up a good game of Checkers right on her back ! Also, is it just my imagination or does her OBI look llke a hand-towel stuck in the door handle of my refrigerator ? One thing's for sure -- if these geisha were alive today, they'd shoot me for…

The Actor Otani Oniji Katsukawa Shun'ei (Japanese, Culture: Japan Medium: Polychrome woodblock print; ink and color on paper Samurai, Funky Art, Japanese Painting, Japanese Prints, Japan Art, Vintage Wall Art, Woodblock Print, Chinese Art, Metropolitan Museum

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