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Nakayama Doll mfg., co.
Welcome to NAKAYAMA DOLL
Japan has given birth to many crafts and traditional arts that are renown throughout the world for their qualities and creativity. Among them, traditional Japanese dolls have gained popularity amongst connoisseurs from overseas and regularly feature on the shopping lists of Japanese gifts and souvenirs to bring back home.
NAKAYAMA DOLL Mfg., Co.
Based in Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan and home to so many craftsmen and artistic lineages, Nakayama Doll has been creating dolls since 1657 without interruption and provides its customers with the finest examples of Kyo-ningyo, or Kyoto dolls, which include Hina ningyo (Hina dolls for the girls festival), Geisha dolls and Gogatsu ningyo (samurai dolls for the boys festival).
Nakayama Doll is also proud to be preserving the tradition of Kimekomi dolls – dolls that are made with a technique that saw birth in a temple here in Kyoto, and which are rare to find even in our city.
KABUKI DOLLS, KOKESHI DOLLS, HAKATA DOLLS
In addition to that, we have a wide selection of traditional dolls from all over Japan, such as Kabuki dolls, bride dolls, the famous Kokeshi dolls and Hakata dolls, examples of which you can enjoy on our catalogue.
We hope you will find that unique doll you were seeking and we are looking forward to helping you in that quest. Do please send us any queries and questions you may have and we shall be happy to help.