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    Posted 6 years ago

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    This little lady was given to me by my mother. She had a pen pal in the 1950's and they exchanged dolls with each other. She stands about 10 inches tall. Any information would be fun to learn.

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    1. vetraio50 vetraio50, 6 years ago
      The first thing is Japanese ... the second term is 'Kokeshi'.
    2. vetraio50 vetraio50, 6 years ago
      Does the head on this one move or tilt?
    3. Gampe2660, 6 years ago
      Her head is tilted and a little wobbly but I'm afraid to mess with it too much I don't want to break it.
    4. vetraio50 vetraio50, 6 years ago
      The head is meant to move. I'm sure some of the others will have more to say about her.
    5. Soulportal Soulportal, 6 years ago
      Hi Gampe, I have seen this beautiful Kokeshi sold and listed as being by Tomegoro, at Kaino hot springs in Japan. I do not know anything more about this artist. Regards -Soul
    6. japanfanbev japanfanbev, 1 year ago
      I have a similar one and believe it represents a “Mai dancer”.

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