A Kokeshi doll Inspired by the iconic Scandinavian Circus Clown by Gunnar Florning
Each Doll is made form Beech wood, meticulously hand painted and sealed in a hard wearing Satin varnish for a smooth and tactile finish. It comes packaged safely in a linen bag & box.
Dimensions: 15.5cm tall
Kokeshi, are Japanese dolls, originally from northern Japan. They are handmade from wood, have a simple trunk and an enlarged head with a few thin, painted lines to define the face. Characteristic of kokeshi dolls is their lack of arms or legs. and the bottom is typically marked with the signature of the artist.