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
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$ 520.00
Shipping and insurance fee approx. US$ 48.00 - 50.00