Ichimatsu Gofun Ningyo Kawaii Composition Toy Doll from Japan w/Original Silk Kimono Vintage 1930s Japanese Designer Geisha Girl

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Ichimatsu Gofun Ningyo Kawaii Composition Toy Doll from Japan w/Original Silk Kimono Vintage 1930s Japanese Designer Geisha Girl

Vintage Japanese Ichimatsu Dolls ~ Gofun Kawaii Ningyo Composition Doll w/Original Silk Kimono

Description ~ this pre-WWII era Ichimatsu doll from Japan comes to you dressed in her original, silk Kimono and paper wrappings - done in composition and finished with matte Gofun, she has glass eyes, handpainted features, and human hair - she is simply spectacular.

Terminology: Ichimatsu -child-like; representing children Gofun - a white skin lacquer made from oyster shells Ningyo - human shaped Kawaii - cute Kimono - traditional Japanese dress

Highly collectible and displays absolutely wonderfully. Perfect for the Ichimatsu doll collector.

Measurements ~ approximately 9.75" tall

Pattern / Dates ~ early-century, c1930

Hallmarks ~ unsigned - please see pictures

Condition ~ Excellent: pre-owned vintage - while there are some flaws (please note pictures carefully), and the doll shows a bit of storage dirt, she is hard to find and nonetheless in wonderful shape for her age - she displays quite well.