Kyoohoo Japanese Kokeshi Doll Doshin (L) (K12-3858)
Kyoohoo Japanese Kokeshi Doll Doshin (L) (K12-3858)Doushin teach us "retaining purity of heart" Therefor,this Kokeshi's atomosphere has very kind.
The color of her Kimono is pale pink and light purple.The full blowm red and white ume fascinate us more and more.
This Kokeshi was made by Masae Fujikawa and he won Prime Minister prize in all Japan Kokeshi Doll contest.
Original Title:Doushin (L) (Meaning:Child's Heat L-size)
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.