This lovely large Vintage Sosaku Kokeshi has a cute face and is made of quality wood. In the top front a poem is depicted. On the bottom there are white plum blossoms. The Japanese plum (ume) is a popular flower in Japan and plays an important role in their culture. It is one of the first blossoms to appear each year and they prelude the start of spring. This event is celebrated with the plum festival 'Ume Matsuri'. This kokeshi is in very good condition!
Height: 45 cm Diameter foot: 9,5 cm Weight: 1941 g. Style: Creative - Sosaku Signed by the artisan: Yes
Please look at the pictures carefully to assess the condition of the item. The box is not original to this kokeshi. It is an original box of Takahashi Tatsuro but belongs to a different model. The kokeshi came to us toghether with this box.