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Schools the Kanze and Komparu schools
Category The fourth group Noh, shūshin-otoko-mono
Author Zeami
Subject Unknown
Season Autumn (September in the lunar calendar)
Scenes Shirakawa-in Mansion in Kyoto
Tsukurimono Omoni (heavy package)
Characters Mae-shite Old Man
Nochi-shite Ghost of Yamashina no Shōji
Tsure Consort
Waki Retainer of Shirakawa-in
Ai Servant
Masks Mae-shite Akobujō, Waraijō, etc.
Nochi-shite Omoni-akujō, Hanakobu-akujō, etc.
Tsure Ko-omote
Costumes Mae-shite jō-gami (wig for old man’s character), mizugoromo (a type of knee-length kimono), kitsuke / kogōshi-mehiki-or muji-noshime (short-sleeved kimono with small check pattern and fine lines or without patterns, worn as the innermost layer of the costumes of male characters of lesser standing), koshi-obi (belt), and jō-ōgi (a fan used by monks or old characters)
Nochi-shite shiro-gashira (long white wig worn by roles such as aged spirits), shiro-mizugoromo (white mizugoromo kimono), kitsuke / ironashi-atsuita (thickly-woven kimono with no rouge color used), koshi-obi, hangire (a type of hakama worn by strong characters such as demons, gods and warriors), happi-style kimono, and kase-zue (T-shape cane)
Tsure kazura (wig), iroiri-kazura-obi (band for a wig with rouge color), tengan (crown for celestial bodies and female court ladies), kitsuke / surihaku (short-sleeved kimono, worn as the innermost layer of the costume of a female character), hi-ōkuchi (hakama in ōkuchi-style (scarlet)), akaji-karaori (a red short-sleeved kimono outer robe worn by female characters) wore in tsuboori-style, koshi-obi, and kazura-ōgi (a fan used by a young female character)
Waki kazaori-eboshi (eboshi-style headdress), mizugoromo, kitsuke / dan-atsuita (thickly woven kosode type of kimono with very wide stripes), hakama in ōkuchi-style (white), unlined kariginu-style kimono, koshi-obi, and kami-ōgi (a fan)
Ai naga-kamishimo (tops and bottoms of kimono with long hakama style trousers)
Number of scenes Two
Length About one hour

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