This kokeshi is "Yamaji" which is made by Toshio Sekiguchi.He is great kokeshi craftman in Japan. His work cannot compare with other kokeshi. We believe that it's his original and high grade of art work. This one is carved red and yellow leaves boldly.The facial expression is soft. It's one of popular doll in our shop.
This kokeshi is "Flower's Song (S)" which is made by Uzaburo that is factory in northwest of Japan. The aesthetic gold and silver plum flower suit its quiet red kimono. It remind us the Haiku of Michizane Sugawara who is historical person in Japan in A.D 903. He composed famous song about plum's smell and coming spring. Size:W7 x D7 x H15.5 ㎝