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Large polychrome gosho-ningyō (Palace doll) depicting a sitting young boy with a short brocate embroided shirt.
In his left hand he holds the head of a hobby horse, a popular plaything among Chinese and Japanese children.
With open mouth and painted details.
The forehead has a painted presentation ribbon (auspicious mizuhiki ).
Covered with white shell paste (gofun).
Unrestored with some wear.
On a wooden base.
Late Edo Period.
Size; H. : 43 cm; W. : 46 cm;D. : 34 cm.
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