Vintage Matoi Hikeshi Japanese Fireman Hanten

FEATURE: Vintage Fireman's Hanten Jacket,

Unisex, Comfortable to Wear & Stylish.

MATERIAL: 100% Cotton

A matoi is a flag pole that was used in the Edo Period by the Firemen to notify people of the fire near or within a building. The firemen would take the matoi to the top of the building and wave to draw the attention of other firefighters group to assist at the site. Each unit have their own unique matoi design.

CONDITION: Moderate used and washed Vintage condition.  Since is vintage item, at time there could be some staind, holes, rip and loose threads due to its age.  It is an old garment from long time ago, please understand it's condition.  

The beauty aesthetic of imperfections


Back down length 31inches
Armpit to armpit 24inches

COLOUR: see picture
GENDER: Unisex M/F

-Hand-wash gentle with cold to warm water & mild detergent, and then hang in the shadow to dry. If it is not too dirty, you can clean just with water. Clean only when necessary.  No machine wash 


Category: cotton, fireman, japanese, kimono