• Up to 25% OFF on socks with the coupon TABI5+, TABI10+ or TABI15+ 15%, 20% or 25% Off, when buying respectively 5, 10 or 15 pairs. Offer expires March 23 midnight. Cannot be combined with any other offer.

Kokeshi doll - Momotarô


Kokeshi doll - Momotarô Expand

More details

In stock


tax incl.

We shipping worldwide. Read more

Delivery in 48h (France & Monaco) with tracking.

14 Days refund guarantee. Read more

Secure-payment. Read more


Kokeshi doll - Momotarô

Made and hand painted in Gunma prefecture (Japan).

Height: 11.5 cm (about 4.6 inches)
Head diameter: 5.8 cm (about 2.3 inches)

Material: Dogwood

Momotarô is one of the most famous Japanese tales character.
In Japanese, Momo means peach, and Taro is a suffix often added to the eldest son names in the family.
The story goes like this: a long, long time ago an old man and his wife lived in a remote corner of Japan. They were poor and childless.
One day, they found a giant peach floating down a river. When they opened it to eat it, they found inside a child. He explained he has been send from heaven to become their child.
Later on, he left his parent to fight a band of demons on a remote island. He defeated them with the help of a talking dog, monkey, and pheasant (that's why Momotarô is often represented as a samurai warrior, like on this beautiful Japanese kokeshi doll).
He then returned home with the demons' treasure and the whole family lived comfortably.

Size Single