Marvelous and Rare Sakura Porcelain Head Doll of a an American Baby Girl, with Bisque arms and legs.
Her clothes are all original. An absolute must for the serious doll collector. She has a wonderful presence and a beautiful
Sakura dolls were the first attempt by Japanese doll companies to imitate
western porcelain doll making techniques, mainly for export purpose. Shinoda
and Morimura are the most famous manufacturing companies.
This doll is very distinctive, with big black eyes and black straight
bobbed hair. They were nick-named 'Sakura Bisque' or 'Sakura Doll' for the
cherry blossoms (the national flower of Japan) and were a great hit all over
the world. This doll is very distinctive, with big black eyes and black straight
bobbed hair. Height: 10 inches, 25.5 cm.