Vintage Okina Hina Doll
A Vintage Okina Hina Doll from the mid 20th century. Depicting an Old Man and hand made with eggshell based porcelain bisque shell face, silk hair and beard. Garments made from kimono silks and brocades.
Approximate Height: 19.5 centimetres
Shipping is via Australia Post and includes tracking.
Hina dolls originate back to an ancient Japanese custom called doll floating. Today some Shrines in Kyoto still float Hina dolls along the rivers to pray for the safety of children.