Japanese Antiques and Japanese Art
Home
 
Meiji Period Musha Ningyo Doll of Emperor Jimmu

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Dolls: Pre 1900: item # 1146608

Please refer to our stock # R627 when inquiring.

Click to view additional online
photographs:
1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5


Japanese Art Site
WINTER SALE!
20% off of everything on our website
917-675-1369

Guest Book
Meiji Period Musha Ningyo Doll of Emperor Jimmu
$1350

Japanese Meiji Period Musha Ningyo (Boys' Day Doll) depicting Emperor Jimmu Tenno, the first Emperor of Japan, in an unusual seated position. A fine and rare Ningyo, wonderfully well-executed face with strong features, covered overall in a fine tinted gofun (oyster shell lacquer), with a spectacular silk fiber hairstyle, sumptuous silk brocades, and a sword at his hip while holding a fabulous polearm weapon. 10.5 inches, 26.5 cm.


Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2014 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help