Miscellaneous - Vintage Kokeshi Dolls

Vintage Kokeshi Dolls


Regular price £65.00

Vintage handpainted wooden Japanese kokeshi dolls, all signed on the bottom or side by the artist who made them. These ones probably date from the 1950s and '60s. These four traditional kokeshi make an adorable little family. They are largely ornamental but some people use the tops for darning! 

Doll 1 37cm, Doll 2 31cm, Doll 3  24 cm, Doll 4 23cm high

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Kokeshi dolls are Japanese wooden dolls that were siad to be guardians of chidlren and keepers of their souls, watching over the children as they grew up. There are various stories relating to their origin and purpose but it is widely though that Kokeshi were originally sold to visitors to hot springs in the Tohoku region of Japan during the late Edo period (1600-1868).

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