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vintage japanese kokeshi folk toy

vintage japanese kokeshi folk toy

regular price $24.00
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This industrious figure is a fine example of sosaku or creative kokeshi, with the wholly unique colour and shape being a hallmark of its experimental craftsmanship. With their characteristic graphic markings, sculptural silhouettes, and mysterious expressions, nobody can escape the captivating charm of kokeshi.

materials

• wood

measurements

• base width 4.5cm
• height 10cm

care

This vintage piece has lived for many years in Japan and bears the gentle patina of time. Please expect some minor surface marks or fading.

Please find it a home away from strong sunlight and humidity, and wipe with a clean dry cloth.

origins

Individually hand-sourced in Japan and curated in Hobart

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