Digital museum

Arts and Crafts/Folklore
Fine arts and crafts and folk documents (original) stored in this museum. Personal donations make up the majority of them.

Costume: Red ground satin. Silk.

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Costume: Red ground satin. Silk.


KAKAN is a wraparound skirt type of undergarment. It is assumed that the document of the Sho royal family was described about the costumes that the king wore for the king's enthronement. KAKAN is believed to have been worn under a ceremonial costume named TOUISHOU which was gifted by the Chinese emperor.

Data ListNational Treasure: Ryukyu King Sho Family Related Documents
Document Code05000008