Japanese Antique Doll of Yoshitsune playing the flute, 1930-40's
antique doll represents the
young prince Yoshitsune (1159-1189), also called
a military leader and hero of Japanese lore (Heike Monogatari,
Japanese medieval narrative).
He stand on a bridge (wooden pommel of a bridge's banister is before him) under a weeping willow tree.
Young prince is dressed with dark-blue silk brocade hitatare, orange-red kimono,
white with violet hakama pants and black wooden geta. His
big tachi sword
is attached to his silk brocaded obi belt. His long black hair brushed as
Heian era style for young aristocrats. Yoshitsune holds
a traditional Japanese flute in his hands.
This wonderful doll crafted
around 30'- 40's with very rich and very detailed costume.
Antique glass-wooden display box come with.
Dimensions: 35,5 cm / 14” high
Condition: The doll has been kept carefully in glass box,
so it is in excellent condition without any damage and wit
really antique taste.
Price: US$ 205.00
*Mail delivery and insurance fee will be approx.
US $ 80-85.00 (without glass box US$ 45-48.00)