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This is a wonderful Japanese doll in original condition. Probably made in the beginning of the Meiji Period. All hand crafted by an artisan of the period. Hand carved and hand painted with gofun (oyster shell mixture). The face is hand painted, human hair and inset glass eyes. The Body is made of straw and sawdust. Jointed/strung arms, the kimono is hand sewn and made of silk. This lot is located in Boca Raton, Fl.


The fingers are missing from the right hand. The Kimono shows some wear and deterioration from age of more than 150 years. Please, see pictures.

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Vintage Antique Japanese doll 19th Century.

Auction ended on Sat, Feb 1, 2014
Estimate $150 - $200
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10027 Umberland Place
Boca Raton, FL 33428
United States
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