This is a very sweet hand painted Japanese kokeshi doll. She is wooden and has handpainted features and clothing. Her hair is in a bob with a red and white bow.She has natural light wood coloured hair that has incised marks. She was brought in Japan. Kokeshi are very popular souvenir dolls. She is dressed in a kimono which has red, yellow and white cherry blossoms The upper aspect of the kimono has grooves/ ribbing all around. She comes in her original box.
She would be a fabulous addition to any doll collection. These are lovely pieces of Japanese handcraft. The item "JAPANESE HANDPAINTED KOKESHI DOLL TAISYUN NEW IN BOX" is in sale since Sunday, September 23, 2012. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Other Asian". The seller is "jackiebko" and is located in Ascot Vale, Victoria.This item can be shipped worldwide.