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Cooks during the feudal period

Postby Rounin T » Wed 10.25.2006 7:05 pm

I have a friend who, for some reason, is researching Japanese feudal cooks. She's especially interested in what they wore and pictures. Does anyone know any good online or published sources for this information?
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RE: Cooks during the feudal period

Postby AJBryant » Wed 10.25.2006 8:27 pm

They wore regular clothes. Just like most cooks throughout history.

They occasionally wore an apron when things were messy.


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RE: Cooks during the feudal period

Postby Oyaji » Wed 10.25.2006 8:58 pm

I don't know what they wore, but I do know what they said:

「おのこしはゆるしまへんで〜!!」
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RE: Cooks during the feudal period

Postby Rounin T » Thu 10.26.2006 10:51 am

:p

AJBryant wrote:
They wore regular clothes. Just like most cooks throughout history.

OK, normal clothes... check. Normal feudal clothes? Or normal, uh, normal clothes?

Maybe something like this:

http://www.animegalleries.net/img/70232

They occasionally wore an apron when things were messy.

With or without those "normal clothes" you were talking about?

http://www.ota.com.br/blog/misc/Japanese-Cook.jpg

Heh, heh. Made you look. ;)

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I don't know what they wore, but I do know what they said:

「おのこしはゆるしまへんで〜!!」

:o No kidding? That's exactly what Gramma Kishii used to say when she cooked for me in Tanabe! She was a good cook, though, so I didn't mind. ;)
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RE: Cooks during the feudal period

Postby richvh » Thu 10.26.2006 11:03 am

Most likely something like some of what Tony has on his Japanese garb site.
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RE: Cooks during the feudal period

Postby Kagemaru » Thu 10.26.2006 1:49 pm

道場 六三郎 can come and cook at my house anytime dressed in mechanics overalls for what it matters...
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