Japanese Antique Pair Dolls of Court Dancers, 1900's
Absolutely rare Japanese antique very big pair of
represent two young court dancers with traditional bells
in their hands for court Sambaso dance. Two boys are dressed in traditional high stripes hats
and wonderfully crafted silk brocade costumes with pine
trees and flowers motif. Each of the dolls stands on one
leg and holds other leg suspended in well balanced dance
position. Their very expressive faces carved of wood and
covered in with a highly burnished gofun. These magnificent
dolls crafted in Kyoto in mid Meiji era (1868-1912), ensuring
the finest quality and craftsmanship.
Dimensions: 47 cm / 18,5” high
Condition: very good condition with small barely visible
crack on one doll's foot.
Price: $ 1 750.00 (shipping cost is approx. $