Kokeshi Doll IZUMINO (L) (k12-3853)
Original Title : Izumino (L) (Meaning : Fountain and Fields L-size)
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.
W 11 : D 11 : H 26.5cm
W 3 3/4 : D 3 3/4 : H 9 1/4 inch
Material : Wood (Mizuki)
made in Japan