Kyoohoo Japanese Kokeshi Doll Momo chan red (k12-4333)
Kyoohoo Japanese Kokeshi Doll Momo chan red (k12-4333)It is modern kokeshi that is a Japanese traditional handcraft.
The ribbon on the head and pink flowers on the body are lovely and fashionable. Airtis is Kouhou.
Original Title : Momo chan red (Meaning : Name of girls)
Material : Wood (Mizuki)
Origin : 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 craftn's skills to make grains and paint was so developed that kokeshis became ornamental dolls.