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Rare photo of a Female Samurai.

"Woman in sensible armor! A rare vintage photograph of an onna-bugeisha, one of the female warriors of the upper social classes in feudal Japan. Often mistakenly referred to as “female samurai”, female warriors have a long history in Japan.

Japanese this seems to be a Geisha. A long tradition in Japan. Geisha's are women whom learn to entertain, dance, play an instrument, the tea ceremony, and be the life of the party when at events organized by Japanese men back in the early still p

Look at the customs surrounding babywearing in the Okinawan village of Taira in Also touches on breastfeeding and infant pottying.

Value (SEVEN OF CLUBS) - Samurai.), literally "military scholar road": Japanese word for Way of Samurai Life, loosely analogous to the concept of chivalry.~Via Samuraiantiqueworld Indo-Persianantiqueworld ~Via Dennis Benelliman

Samurai armour, Richard Béliveau's collection, o-boshi suji bachi kabuto, uchidachi dou gusoku.

The Japanese Samurai were undoubtedly one of the greatest fighters in modern history. Their caste, that of warriors, was one of two classes of Japanese aristocracy.