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Japanese antique pair of boys dolls dancing with bells in their hands, Meiji period
OG-154 Japanese Antique Pair Dolls of Boys Dancers, 1900's

Absolutely rare Japanese antique pair of dolls represents two young courtier boys dancers with traditional bells in their hands for  Sambaso dance. Two boys are dressed in traditional high stripes high hats and wonderfully crafted silk brocade costumes with pine trees and flowers motif.
Each of the dolls stands on one leg and hold other leg suspended in well balanced dance position. Their very expressive faces carved of wood and covered in with a highly burnished gofun.
These magnificent dolls were crafted in Kyoto in the Meiji era (1868-1912), ensuring the finest quality and craftsmanship.
Dimensions: 47 cm / 18,5 high
Condition: very good condition with small barely visible crack on one doll's foot.

Price: $ 1 750.00
*Express shipping and insurance fee  is approx. $ 90-100.00

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