Posted by: softypapa | October 19, 2007

Japanese Kokeshi Doll Set – Santa Clause Naruko Ningyo

Description

This attractive pair of Santa figures are in fact Japanese Kokeshi ningyo dolls. The dolls appear to by Naruko-style figures with loose neck joints which squeak when the necks are turned. The dolls are marked ‘Japan’ on the underside which indicate that they were produced in Japan after World War Two likely for export to the USA.

Click here to see more kokeshi!
 Click here to see other Japanese dolls!

Click
here to see additional treasures from Japan!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: