Kokeshi Japan Wooden Doll - Kimono Girl Ningyo Figurine

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  • Item Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 07, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House

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Description

Lovely Japanese wooden kokeshi doll. This unique doll is less than 40 years old and is in fair condition with marks and scratches from handling and discoloration and stains from age and display. Please read below to learn about the history of kokeshi dolls, one of Japan's most unique and distinctive folk crafts.

Size:
Height: 4.8 inches (12.2 centimeters)
Weight: 5.2 ounces (149 grams)

Important note:
Images of the kokeshi we list are often uploaded to our Japan Vintage Kokeshi Blog which is an on-line gallery of unique and interesting kokeshi dolls. The purpose of this blog is strictly to share images of some of the wonderful dolls we encounter in the course of our work, and to provide a digital archive to preserve these images into the future. If you purchase a kokeshi from us and do not want a digital copy of your doll displayed in the photo blog or archive then please simply send us an email indicating your preference and we will promptly remove the image.

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