{"id":1643401904237,"title":"Kokeshi doll - Yajiro with colourful striped design and hat - medium (26cm)","handle":"kokeshi-doll-yajiro-design-with-colourful-striped-design-and-hat-medium-26cm","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eMedium (26cm) hand-made traditional Kokeshi doll with red, yellow and purple hand-painted design with a charming carved hat.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eThis vintage piece has been turned, scribed and painted by hand and has real character, along with some light wear and faded paint that gives it a great patina. It has the artist's signature on the base.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eThis slim-waste style of Kokeshi is from the village of Yajiro in Shiroishi (Miyagi Prefecture). The Yajiro style includes a head painted with colorful rings that look like a beret with wide lines on the body and designs on the collar and skirt painted freehand.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eDento Kokeshi are simple wooden toys that have been crafted for more than 150 years as children's dolls, mementos and good luck charms. These simple but very decorative gems originate from Tohoku-chiho region of North-East Japan. Due to the many different sizes, shapes and designs available, they look great as a collection.\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003chr\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003ePeriod\u003c\/strong\u003e: 1973 (Showa 48)\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eDimensions\u003c\/strong\u003e: H: 26cm | W: base 5cm | W: head 8cm\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eCondition\u003c\/strong\u003e: Good - no cracks, only minor scuffs\u003cspan\u003e. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003eNatural age related wear.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eWeight\u003c\/strong\u003e: 0.330kg\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2019-05-02T20:07:04+01:00","created_at":"2019-05-02T20:07:04+01:00","vendor":"SwagAndTales","type":"Kokeshi","tags":["folkart","handmade","Hat","Japan","Japanese","Kokeshi","Kokeshi Doll","Kokeshi Dolls","Miyagi Prefecture","painted","purple","Red","Shiroishi","toy","turned","Wood","Wooden","Yajiro","yellow"],"price":4500,"price_min":4500,"price_max":4500,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":15507387252845,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"5491","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Kokeshi doll - Yajiro with colourful striped design and hat - medium (26cm)","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":4500,"weight":330,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_management":"shopify","barcode":""}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5419-min.jpg?v=1556824218","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5420-min.jpg?v=1556824225","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5422-min.jpg?v=1556824230","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5421-min.jpg?v=1556824234","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5479-min.jpg?v=1556824240","\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5423-min.jpg?v=1556824244"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5419-min.jpg?v=1556824218","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":"Japanese wooden Kokeshi doll - Yajiro design with hat","id":1665032650861,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5419-min.jpg?v=1569229528"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5419-min.jpg?v=1569229528","width":1400},{"alt":"Japanese wooden Kokeshi doll - Yajiro design with hat","id":1665032716397,"position":2,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5420-min.jpg?v=1569229528"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5420-min.jpg?v=1569229528","width":1400},{"alt":"Japanese wooden Kokeshi doll - Yajiro design with hat","id":1665032454253,"position":3,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5422-min.jpg?v=1569229528"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5422-min.jpg?v=1569229528","width":1400},{"alt":"Japanese wooden Kokeshi doll - Yajiro design with hat","id":1665032224877,"position":4,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5421-min.jpg?v=1569229528"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5421-min.jpg?v=1569229528","width":1400},{"alt":"Japanese wooden Kokeshi doll - Yajiro design with hat","id":1665032618093,"position":5,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5479-min.jpg?v=1569229528"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5479-min.jpg?v=1569229528","width":1400},{"alt":"Japanese wooden Kokeshi doll - Yajiro design with hat","id":1665032519789,"position":6,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"width":1400,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5423-min.jpg?v=1569229528"},"aspect_ratio":1.333,"height":1050,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0026\/4853\/9245\/products\/Img_5423-min.jpg?v=1569229528","width":1400}],"content":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eMedium (26cm) hand-made traditional Kokeshi doll with red, yellow and purple hand-painted design with a charming carved hat.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eThis vintage piece has been turned, scribed and painted by hand and has real character, along with some light wear and faded paint that gives it a great patina. It has the artist's signature on the base.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eThis slim-waste style of Kokeshi is from the village of Yajiro in Shiroishi (Miyagi Prefecture). The Yajiro style includes a head painted with colorful rings that look like a beret with wide lines on the body and designs on the collar and skirt painted freehand.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eDento Kokeshi are simple wooden toys that have been crafted for more than 150 years as children's dolls, mementos and good luck charms. These simple but very decorative gems originate from Tohoku-chiho region of North-East Japan. Due to the many different sizes, shapes and designs available, they look great as a collection.\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003chr\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003ePeriod\u003c\/strong\u003e: 1973 (Showa 48)\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eDimensions\u003c\/strong\u003e: H: 26cm | W: base 5cm | W: head 8cm\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eCondition\u003c\/strong\u003e: Good - no cracks, only minor scuffs\u003cspan\u003e. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003eNatural age related wear.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e \u003cstrong\u003eWeight\u003c\/strong\u003e: 0.330kg\u003c\/p\u003e"}

Kokeshi doll - Yajiro with colourful striped design and hat - medium (26cm)

Product Description

Medium (26cm) hand-made traditional Kokeshi doll with red, yellow and purple hand-painted design with a charming carved hat.

This vintage piece has been turned, scribed and painted by hand and has real character, along with some light wear and faded paint that gives it a great patina. It has the artist's signature on the base.

This slim-waste style of Kokeshi is from the village of Yajiro in Shiroishi (Miyagi Prefecture). The Yajiro style includes a head painted with colorful rings that look like a beret with wide lines on the body and designs on the collar and skirt painted freehand.

Dento Kokeshi are simple wooden toys that have been crafted for more than 150 years as children's dolls, mementos and good luck charms. These simple but very decorative gems originate from Tohoku-chiho region of North-East Japan. Due to the many different sizes, shapes and designs available, they look great as a collection.


Period: 1973 (Showa 48)
Dimensions: H: 26cm | W: base 5cm | W: head 8cm
Condition: Good - no cracks, only minor scuffsNatural age related wear.
Weight: 0.330kg

Sku: 5491
£45.00
Maximum quantity available reached.