Gunma kokeshi with red kimono by Masae Fujikawa
This handmade vintage Gunma Kokeshi is by Japanese award winning master Masae Fujikawa (1942-2015). Gunma prefecture is the top producing area of creative (sosaku) kokeshi in Japan. Gunma kokeshi dolls often feature bobbed hair and a plump round body. This beautiful lady wears a lovely red kimono with white flowers combined with a black Obi belt decorated with golden leaf pattern. There is a small water stain on the backside and a small scrape on the head.
Style: creative sosaku, Gunma
Material: solid wood
Height: 21 cm
Diameter foot: 6 cm
Weight: 616 gram
Signed: yes, hanko
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