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Japanese 'Musha Ningyo' (warrior) doll on horseback

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Japanese 'Musha Ningyo' (warrior)  doll on horseback
Description: A fine quality MUSHA NINGYO (warrior doll) used for display on Boys' Day (May 5th) depicting a samurai in full armour riding a white horse. The horse is made with pasted silk yarn ('ke ue saiku') on its body. Attributed to MARUHEI of Kyoto. Date: 1868-1912 Size: 19" high (to top of helmet), 18" wide (horse). Excellent condition.

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