UG81038 Japanese Hina Ningyo of the musician’s chanter,  kneeling and costumed in fine kinran textile with dragon and cloud motif and chirimen embroidered sleeves with abstract seashore design in satin stitch and couched gold wrapped thread, the head carved of wood in a very round form with small ears, covered in multiple layers of fine burnished gofun, applied hair and painted features. Signs of wear otherwise fine condition. 9-1/4” High. Edo Period, Circa 1780. $950.


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