Condition : Vintage Condition Origin : 100% MADE IN JAPAN Material : Mixed Materials Age : Showa Doll Dimension : approx H31cm x W18cm x D13cm (12.2inch x 7.08inch x 5.11inch). The Noh is a traditional Japanese art and also it has been winning general applause asa grace of performing art. The costume of the Noh Doll keeps the strict standards like the actual performers and is crafted by embodying the authenticity and beauty of the Noh play. The selected collections on our website; "Hagoromo, " "Matsukaze, " "Okina" and "Shojo" are the icons of the Noh doll. "Hagoromo" One day, a fisherman who lived in the Miho-Matsubara region in Suruga prefecture (currently Shizuoka prefecture) found a beautiful cloth on a branch of a pine tree.
When he is about to take it home for his family treasure, a beautiful celestial maiden (Tennyo) appears and desperately asked:I would like you to give it back to me as it is mine. " Once he realizes the cloth is "the Hagoromo of heaven, he asked her to show him the celestial maiden dance in return.After she wears it, she dances expressing the beautiful scenery of the Miho-Matsubara or the shape of the moon, and she goes back to her home in heaven. The doll "Hagoromo" embodies the dance the beautiful celestial maiden performed. All orders are securely packaged and send ECONOMY AIR. It takes about 2weeks to 3weeks. Please decide the final judgment for the item value by yourself.
Most of the items are very old and not mint condition. They have age appropriate flaws and rust.
International Buyers - Please Note. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior.This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Dolls". The seller is "bronze_museum_japan" and is located in this country: JP. This item can be shipped worldwide.