Small Kokeshi by Sato Suigai in green Kimono
Cute little Kokeshi by award-winning artisan Sato Suigai (1920 – ). It’s called Yumemiru koro, which means “When I dream”. She wears a bright green Kimono with carved flowers. Check out the detailed hand-painted face and the perfectly created hair with brush strokes. This vintage Kokeshi is handmade and dates from around the 1970s. It is in good vintage condition, there is slight discoloration of the wood on the back of the head due to aging and sunlight.
Style: creative (Sosaku)
Material: solid wood
Height: 13 cm
Diameter foot: 2,7 cm
Weight: 220 gram
Look at the pictures carefully to assess the condition of this vintage item. Read how to take care of the Kokeshi on my FAQ page.