UH30134 Japanese Sosaku style Kokeshi, Hokkaido, carved of Birch with part of the bark remaining depicting an Ainu female figure, a narrow columnar body with carved out concave center painted, hard shoulder, separate globular head with flattened top, painting on the head with pronounced headband. the facial features with large black eyes and large arching eyebrows, red nose and blue lips, the body decorated in brown with gray and white line painting. Two character signature at the side. Excellent condition. 8" high x 2-1/4" in diameter. 20th Century.