Ladder-top stunts

Ladder-top stunts is one of performance when Japanese traditional festival.

Originally a person who performs acrobatic feats on the tops of ladders is fire man.
It seems warming up before their working.

But now we can see Ladder-top stunts when a festival.
This SHUNGA is also the scene of a festival.
But.. Women..

We generally don’t have such a custom..

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Around 1930