Kyoohoo Japanese Kokeshi Doll Chiisana Sakura (k12-3864)
Kyoohoo Japanese Kokeshi Doll Chiisana Sakura (k12-3864)This kokeshi is "Sakura" which is made by Uzaburo that is factory in northwest of Japan. It's made of wood. You can see that the wooden grain is beautiful. The pink color of the kokeshi is cheerful and lovely with pretty cherry blossoms. The facal expression is soft and kind. We recommend decorating it during the bloom of cherry blossoms.
Original Title : Sakura
W6.5/D6.5/H13cmKokeshi 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 craftn's skills to make grains and paint was so developed that kokeshis became ornamental dolls.