This is a lovely egg-shaped kokeshi by Kato Tatsuo. She wears a green kimono with lovely decorations.
Kato Tatsuo started making kokeshi in the 1960s and studied under master Sansaku Sekiguchi. He is very popular and a major award winning artisan.
Height: 11,5 cm Diameter foot: 5 cm Weight: 677 g. Style: Creative - Sosaku Signed by the artisan: Yes
Please look at the pictures carefully to assess the condition of the item. This kokeshi has some wear.