Everyone love Kokeshi doll soooo much!!
This is Kokeshi doll. It started to be made as a souvenir of tour at Tohoku area, Japan. Every tourist gave it for child. It is easy for child to grip the neck and torso Because it is made like thin more and more.
However, Kokeshi have decreased the use as a toy for children. Instead, there are many collectors who love it around the world.
Some specialists said that foreign buyers have been buying up Kokeshi recently. Perhaps we think that it isn't easy to get an antique Kokeshi in japan.
This is also an antique one, that why it’s only one item. Please look the cute one on our site.
Do you know why Kokeshi is painted with red?
A medical treatment had not developed like the present day in the past.
So many children have lost their lives because of smallpox.
The color of red is a symbol for protecting children from smallpox, and makes children happy.
How to make Kokeshi is very simple. But each facial expression is different one by one. Have fun watching Kokeshi doll!
But in our goods, some Kokeshi have a little problems. For example, some of it have some scratch, some of it have a dirty. However we consider it is important that you like it or not. So please take your time to choose one or more that you like Kokeshi. Perhaps you can feel the mind of previous owner.
There is no rule of watching Kokeshi on our site. Please watch our site! It’s free!
There are some scratches and dirty because of antique.
Kokeshi is a wooden craft.