Tengu Toy Figures (Kokeshi)

From the exhibition:
Yōkai: Ghosts & Demons of Japan

Museum of International Folk Art

Tohoku District, Japan, ca.1960

Wood, paint

3 1/8 x 1 1/8 x 13/16 in. (7.9 x 2.9 x 2.1 cm)

Credit: Gift of the Girard Foundation Collection, Museum of International Folk Art; Photo by Addison Doty

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