This Kokeshi doll is intricately crafted and dressed in natural wood with a carnation flower. A carnation symbolizes love. Give someone you love a Kokeshi doll with a carnation that will last forever. Wooden Kokeshi dolls are popular traditional folk-crafts in Japan. It originated in the Tohoku region located in Northeast Japan. Kokeshi Dolls have grown in popularity as people recognize their uniqueness and artistry. Each kokeshi doll is hand made and hand painted in Japan. This Red Kokeshi Doll is an excellent gift for all ages!