ATTIC MUSIUM

神奈川大学
日本常民文化研究所
Institute for the Study of Japanese Folk Culture Kanagawa University

The activities of the Institute for the Study of Japanese Folk Culture (ISJFC) began with the establishment of the “Attic Museum Society” by Keizo Shibusawa in 1921. The ISJFC provides and collates researchin diverse areas related to Japanese commoner (jomin) society and undertakes research and analyses based on various studies in the field.
This is the pattern of the hand cloth made by the Attic Museum in the late 1930s as a gift given in return for mingu received from common people (jomin). (Designed by Kikuma Fujiki)

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