More to explore:
kokeshi. I hope I can bring one home from our trip to Japan!
Issetsu kokeshi doll with top knot in a greenish blue kimono. Bottom notch in the wood.
Kokeshi doll vintage Japanese wood doll by DaiseyJayne on Etsy, $30.00
Love this little Kokeshi doll. Had her, then lost her, and Dave just bought it for me again : )
I love the soft tones in the photograph and the gentle curves of this Kokeshi doll ~ La
Kokeshi's Painted Doll. Want to make some of these for my youngest. Looks like almost a painted bed post cut off.
Japanese Kokeshi Doll
kokeshi with pigtails