slide (photograph (documentary artefact))

Lantern slide showing a scene of winnowing rice using two methods to remove the husks, by means of a stick or a fan. The two workers have Japanese towels, tenugui, on their heads to protect them. The man's is tied in a style known as hachimaki, while the woman's style is anesama-kaburi.

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