Japanese antique kimekomi doll of a courtier dancer with
Finely modeled Japanese
kimekomi doll represents young boy - courtier dancer
dressed with rich silk brocaded kimono jacket with Birds
of Paradise design and silk brocaded hakama with
and with black high striped hat with red circle on it. He balanced
in dance pose standing on one leg and with bells in his
hand. His long black hair fall down on his shoulders .
This doll ihas been made around 1950-60's in kimekomi technique.
Kimekomi dolls have carved and/or molded base of
wood, wood compo, or paulownia sawdust mixed with glue.
A design of different patterned cloth made of silk brocade.
Doll's face finished in gofun (crashed oyster shell) and
Dimensions: 19 cm / 7,5 inches high
Condition: excellent with no damage
Price: US$ 125.00
*Shipping and insurance fee approx. US$ 28-30.00
*Japanese traditional golden screen (6 panels) can be
provided additionally by request (US$ 45.00)