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 KagoshimaOsumi district. The Ittan-momen "flies through the air at night" and "attacks humans, often by wrapping around their faces to smother them."
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