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Phoenix Art Museum Store

Korokoro Momotaro Doll

$ 9.99

Phoenix Art Museum Store

Korokoro Momotaro Doll

$ 9.99

The Korokoro Momotaro doll is made of paper and carefully constructed by hand. Momotaro is a hero of Japanese ancient fairy tales. The story goes that he was born from a peach and an old woman and man looked after him until he journeyed off to slay a monster. He tied a headband and a flag on his back. The flag is emblazoned with "Nihonichi" which means "No.1 in Japan."The doll is very cute, and is dressed in a washi paper cape with Japanese pattern.

  • Washi paper cape pattern varies from doll to doll
  • Made in Japan
  • W5 x D5 x H7 cm