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Vintage Japanese Kokeshi - round

Vintage piece made in Japan.

Height: 3.5'' 

Base diameter: 2.75''

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.