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Found Objects

Vintage Japanese Kokeshi - The Littlest Couple


Littlest kokeshi pair with blue and red outfits. They both came with a string attached.  Vintage piece made in Japan.

Height: 1.0 inch 

Head Diameter: 0.5 inches

A 150-year craft, hand carved and painted kokeshi (wood dolls) were made for children and as a souvenir for regional hot spring (onsen) villages. Shapes, facial features, flowers, colors or no decoration at all, depended on the region. Made in Japan.