Kokeshi Doll Benitsubaki (L) (K12-3855)
Original Title : Benitsubaki (L) (Meaning : Red Camellia L-size)
Material : Wood (Mizuki)
made in Japan
Kokeshi Dolls are major dolls in Japan which are made from wood.
Their origin was in Edo era (1603A.D. - 1867A.D.) as souvenirs for the injured at hotsprings.
Since then kokeshi craftsmen's skills to make grains and paint was so developed that kokeshis became ornamental dolls.
W11 : D11 : H 25cm
W 4 1/2 : D 4 1/2 :H 10 inch