Vintage Japanese "Katsuraningyo" Doll With 6 Wigs

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  • Item Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Sep 03, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House
This is a neat little doll, called "Katsuraningyo", hand-made with 6 little interchangeable wigs.
Comes in a nice wooden box with explanations of the different wig styles inside the lid.
She is a very nice little figure, about 6" tall with hand-stitched clothing and light plaster-molded face, feet and hands.
Comes with a little wood and wire stand for display.
The six wigs are well made with attention to detail and lots of careful decoration.
She is dressed in a colorful orange and pink-flowered traditional kimono.
Will make an excellent and unique addition to your collection,
or a great gift for a collector you know!