"Hakata Ningyo." Fukuoka Things to Do Tip by Sharrie

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<BR>Hakata dollmakers, while they produce <i>ningyo</i> of all types (<i>gosho</i>, <i>geisha</i> and <i>kabuki</i> subjects) have a unique specialty: pottery figures representing the various occupations and stages of life in the most individual and detailed manner. More recently they have focused on children and women in a romantic, more abstract style.

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  • Written Sep 16, 2002
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