Her name in Japanese is Omoide, which means Memories.
The peculiarity of this doll is the detachable head from the body that creates
a secret hiding place, in which to keep the our 'Memories'.
The Kokeshi, entirely hand painted, depicts a young woman dressed in a beautiful
red kimono, decorated with delicate tsubaki camellia blossoms engraved in the wood.
Kokeshi doll by Tamura Chie.
Please look at the pictures carefully to assess the condition of the item.