This set of Vintage Sosaku Kokeshi by Sanpei Yamanaka is adorable and rare. They have quite an intriguing design. They are a large version.
Yamanaka-San was born in Yamagata and made creative kokeshi troughout his entire career. His kokeshi are really sought by collectors all over the world. He won the prestigious 'Prime Minister Award' in 1979.
Height: 12 cm and 8,5 cm Diameter foot: 4,7 cm and 4,5 cm Weight: 682 g. and 291 g. Style: Creative - Sosaku Signed by the artisan: Yes
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