Tuesday, May 10, 2016

(1063) Dances with deers

Sishi odori (しし踊り/鹿踊り) is an Iwate folk dance performed several times a year during various festivals. Dancers wear this costume and deer mask with very long antlers...

...which can be found all over Iwate.  

(For a bigger version of this picture both in color and black and white, check my "Japan Arekore" set on Flickr)

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