Japanese antique Oiran silk faced doll, 1950's
Splendid very rare Japanese antique silk-faced doll represents
Oiran dressed in numerous rich kimonos and
silk brocaded obi belt tied in Oiran's style in front,
and adorned with golden cords. Her complexity special
Oiran hair style embellished with numerous hair-pins,
bira-bira pins and comb as well as silk fabric and
rope. Her wooden high sandals have three high heals.
From the Edo period the Oiran were the best
classes among the women of pleasure and they had the most
elaborate and rich costume and hair style possible. She
might walk out splendid dressed and escorted by apprentices
and little servant girls.
Dimensions of the doll: 68 cm /26,3 inches high
Condition: the doll is in excellent condition according
to age with no damage and with wonderful antique taste.
Price: US$ 720.00
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