Traditional vintage kokeshi from Toogtta, 54cm - Wood

Description
Traditional vintage kokeshi from Toogtta, 54cm - Wood
Japan - 1950-1974

The kokeshi craft is an old japanese tradition started at the begining of 1800, wood is choosed regarding quality, cut, the doll shape is made with wood lathe and tools (as well craft by kokeshi craftmen). Then the doll is painted with pigments and waxed with beewax.

We propose vintage and high quality signed kokeshi.
There are 11 types of traditional kokeshi located in 11 different region of north of Japan, they have to respect precise criteria (shape, colors, paterns)

Very tall 54CM Toogatta kokeshi in great condition

Lot details
Object
Traditional vintage kokeshi from Toogtta, 54cm
Material
Wood
Estimated Period
1950-1974
Country of Origin
Japan
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
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