old kokeshi dolls

old kokeshi dolls, originally from north eastern japan emerged as a folk craft over 150 years ago. each doll is turned on a lathe, then hand painted with a unique design in water based inks. they are believed to bring good luck to the owner, represent the wish for a healthy child and to bring children closer to the mountain spirits.

small - 24cm tall x 6cm wide

large - 30cm tall x 8cm wide

each set of measurements is an approximate guide, as each hand made doll is unique.

£32.00

old kokeshi dolls

£32.00