Japanese antique doll of a dancing Maiko with
red round hat and small drum, 1920-30's
Finely modeled and rare
doll of a young lady-dancer - maiko
( apprentice geisha) dressed with wonderful figured silk upper kimono
which is hand embroidered
with cherry blossom motif, white silk under-kimono
and black silk obi belt tied on her back and embroidered
artistically as well Maiko's intricate hair-style adorned
with big round red lacquered hat and silk ribbon,
silver band and long hair-pin. Maiko has kotsuzumi
a double-headed Japanese small hand drum attached to her
costume. She dances with beating the drum.
The doll stands on wooden stand, which is covered with red silk.
Highly collectible item of Japanese art from Taisho period.
Dimensions: 37 cm /14,5 inches high
Conditions: excellent according to age and with no
damage and with real antique taste.
Price: US$ 450.00
Shipping and insurance fee approx. US$ 48.00 - 50.00