Ittan-momen

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Ittan-momen (一反木綿 "one bolt(tan) of cotton"?) is a Tsukumogami formed from a roll of cotton in Japanese myth. Most has been handed down to the Kagoshima Osumi district. The Ittan-momen "flies through the air at night"[citation needed] and "attacks humans, often by wrapping around their faces to smother them."[citation needed]

In popular culture[edit]

  • In the anime/manga series, Inu x Boku SS, one of the characters; Renshō Sorinozuka, is an Ittan-momen.

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