This gumma kokeshi is a superb work by Ishimura. The kimono is decorated with a crane. The cranes or 'Tsuru' symbolize good fortune and longevity in Japan. They were believed to live for 1000 years. A great doll in good condition!
Height: 18,5 cm Diameter foot: 6,7 cm Weight: 456 g. Style: Creative - Sosaku - Gumma Signed by the artisan: Yes
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