Maiko with umbrella. The quickest way to tell if she is a geisha or maiko is by looking at her back. The tell-tale sign of a maiko is her long obi sash hanging down behind. Whereas the geisha's sash has a short knot instead.

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philbert   [Sep 19, 2008 at 03:21 AM]
From: CW (Oct 10, 2004 23:31)
Plus the inside is with red and white matterial. Geisha wear white inside.


From: ann (Jun 26, 2005 20:59)
this postcard is beautiful and captivating

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