The Images Recount the Legend of Urashima Taro,
Tsutsugaki Kamon (family crest)
100% Cotton
Late 1900s
Condition Good Condition
Displayed over the years numerous times resulting in some soiling. Very bright colors.
Very Long
30 inches X 22.0 feet, 75 X 680 cm
Thick Fabric
Comment These Boy's Day noboribata were displayed on and before May 5 & celebrated the parent's desire for their son's future happiness and good fortune.

This well known Japanese legend is about a fisherman who rescues a sea turtle and is rewarded with a visit to Ryugu-jo, the palace of Ryujin, the Dragon God, under the sea. He stays there for three days and, upon his return to his village, finds himself 300 years in the future.
The full story can be read from this
Wiki link