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Schools All five
Category The fourth group Noh
Author Unknown (Zeami, according to one tradition)
Subject From Toshiyori-mumyō-shō, Gōdan-shō
Season Autumn (September in the lunar calendar)
Scenes Miwa in Yamato Province
Tsukurimono Japanese cedar
Characters Mae-shite Woman in the village
Nochi-shite Deity of Miwa
Waki Genpin Sōzu (Monk Genpin)
Ai Villager
Masks Mae-shite Shakumi, Fukai, Zō, Masukami, etc.
Nochi-shite Masukami, Nakizō, Ko-omote, etc.
Costumes Mae-shite kazura (wig), kazura-obi (band for a wig), karaori (a short-sleeved kimono outer robe worn by female characters) without scarlet in the pattern, kitsuke / surihaku (a short-sleeved kimono, worn as the innermost layer of the costume of a female character) or nuihaku (a short-sleeved kimono with embroidery and with gold or silver flakes placed on the fabric), Buddhist prayer beads, and a leaf
Nochi-shite kazura, kazura-obi, kin-kazaori-eboshi (gold eboshi-style headdress), chōken (an unlined, long-sleeved elegant garment worn by dancing female characters), hakama in ōkuchi-style (scarlet), kitsuke / surihaku, koshi-obi, and a fan. Holds a Shinto hei stick
Waki sumi-bōshi (a hood for regular Buddhist monks), mizugoromo (a type of knee-length kimono), kitsuke / muji-noshime (short-sleeved kimono with no pattern, worn as the innermost layer of the costumes of male characters of lesser standing), koshi-obi, Buddhist prayer beads, and a fan
Ai naga-kamishimo (tops and bottoms of kimono with long hakama style trousers)
Number of scenes Two
Length About 1 hour and 20 minutes

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