This is an exceptionally well made kokeshi by Miyajima Muhitsu. He used carving techniques and delicate flower patterns to make this kokeshi stand out. There is also a lovely butterfly. The kokeshi is dated Showa 62 which corresponds to 1987.
Miyajima Muhitsu was born in 1929 and started as a traditional kokeshi maker. The kokeshi is in good condition.
Height: 13 cm Diameter foot: 10,3 cm Weight: 994 g. Style: Creative - Sosaku Signed by the artisan: Yes
Please look at the pictures carefully to assess the condition of the item.