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Inner robe: Dan noshime
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Kataginu: gourd-on-fence motif (Coll. Sengoro Shigeyama)
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Half-hakama: Brown ground with circular motifs

The daimyo (feudal lords) that appear in Kyogen usually wear a dan-noshime as an under robe, a suo suit as trousers and vest / jacket, and a special cap (hora-eboshi). Taro Kaja, who might be said to be representative of Kyogen, usually wears a striped noshime as an under robe, a kataginu as a kind of vest / jacket, and a pair of han-bakama (short hakama) as trousers. One special characteristic of a kataginu is that it is usually decorated with a free design of an animal, plant, or utensil that graphically depicts some theme from the character's daily life. On the half-hakama as well, pestles, sailboats, and giant radishes are often dyed in circular motifs, and on characters such as travelers, warrior priests, con-men, salesmen, and the spirits of plants or animals, kyakuhan (loose trousers that are tight fitting on the lower leg) are used, in order to indicate that they are very active. Almost all female characters wear nuihaku as under robes, and a special hat called binan-boshi. This is actually a 5-meter piece of white linen that is wrapped around the head, in such a way that long sections fall from the head down, like braids; the ends of these sections are tucked into the waist band. Unlike the white tabi (split-toed socks) worn by Noh actors, all Kyogen actors, even those taking the part of the ai-kyogen in a Noh play, wear yellow or brown tabi.

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