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Japanese Set  Unsigned  Traditional Kokeshi Doll and Ejiko Doll  Kanno, Shouichi  DOB 1935 Master Agatsma Kichisuke (Signature deciphered by Tomoko Young).  Kobayashi Shouzo (小林昭三)  Kobayashi Shouzo (1942 ~ ) one caan say it is Tougatta but its origination is affiliated mostly to Hijiori style.  Serious Kokeshi collectors in Japan often consider all the artists relating Ushizo (  Sato Ushizou → Kobayashi Zensaku → Kobayashi Shouzou )   as Hijiori Kokeshi artists because of the career of Sato Ushizo.  He worked in HIjiori area when he was young and later on he moved to Tougatta village so we can see the influence of Hijiori Kokeshi over the style of Ushizou's doll that is very different from other classical Tougatta Kokeshi doll. Information provided by Tomoko Young. Thank you.  Kobayashi Zensaku  DOB 1909 Master Sato Ushizo.jpg 
Konno, Mikio 1 (今野幹夫)  YOB 1931 Master Sato Yoshiaki  Konno, Mikio 1b (今野幹夫)  YOB 1931 Master Sato Yoshiaki  Midorikawa Masato  DOB 1926 Master Sato Tetsuro  Undetermined Artist  Can you help us identify this Kokeshi? 
Murakami Tamajiro  DOB 1926 Master Sato Mamoru.jpg  Nagao Masayoshi (長岡昌義)  DOB 1931 Sato Kichinosuke Togatta Kimono.jpg  OBA, KAMENOSHIN (大葉亀之進)  Oba Tomio (大葉富男) 
Oba Tomio (大葉富男)  DOB 1926 Master Oba Kamenoshin  Ogawa FumioNEW  OHARA, SHOKICHI (大原正吉)  (1910~1982) Master SATO, TORAJI  OHARA, SHOKICHI (大原正吉)  (1910~1982) Master SATO, TORAJI 
OHARA, SHOKICHI (大原正吉)  (1910~1982) Master SATO, TORAJI  OHARA, SHOKICHI (大原正吉)  (1910~1982) Master SATO, TORAJI  Omori Kyuichi  DOB 1932 Master Sato Tetsuro  Onuma Shoji  DOB 1932 Master Sato Jiro 
OOMORI HISAICHI YOB 1935  KOMATSU RIKA (小松里佳) こまつりか  1969 Master Satoh Tadashi  Rokugo Mitsuru (六郷満)  YOB 1931 Master Sato Teruo  Sakuda Eiri  DOB 1898 Master Kichirobei Sato 
Sakurai Yoshio 2  YOB 1941 Master Oba Kamenoshin  Sakurai Yoshio 2b  YOB 1941 Master Oba Kamenoshin  Sakurai Yoshio  YOB 1941 Master Oba Kamenoshin  Sakuta Eiichi 2  DOB 1929-1997 Master Sakuta Eiri 
Sakuta Eiichi  DOB 1929-1997 Master Sakuta Eir  Sakuta Kouichi (作田孝一)  DOB 1935 Master Sakuta Takashi  Sakuta Takashi (作田隆)  YOB 1900 Master Sakuta, Tairi  Sasaki Katami  Master Kichisuke Wagatsuma 
Sato Fujimi (佐藤富治海)  YOB 1930 Master Sato Fumitsuke  Sato Fumio (佐藤 文男 )  DOB 1923 Master Bunsuke & Sato Ushizo also a Hijiori Craftsman  Sato Jiro  DOB 1915 Master Sato Enkichi Togatta  Sato Juichi  DOB 1936 Master Sato Mistugu 
Sato Kenichi  DOB 1929-1988 Master Sato Kenji  Sato Kouichi (佐藤好一)  DOB 1935 Master Sakuta Takashi  Sato Ryoko (佐藤良子)  DOB 1939 Master Sato, Kazuo  Sato Ryoko (佐藤良子)  DOB 1939 Master Sato, Kazuo 
Sato Sanzo (佐藤三蔵)  DOB 1925 Master Sato Toyoharu  Sato Takeo (佐藤武雄)  DOB 1913 Master Sato Sanzo.  Produced specifically at the Akiu Hot Springs in Miyaga Prefecture a village that was opened in 1988. The dolls are unique in that a thick green lathe line is used both on the top and bottom of the doll's torso. Additionally a brush stroke that appears to be like a question mark is found on the top or back of the head.  Sato Teruo  DOB 1919 Master Sato Seisuke  Sato Teruo  DOB 1919 Master Sato Seisuke 
Sato Yasuhiro (佐藤保裕)  Sato Yasuhiro DOB 1959 Master Sato Kesakichi (father)  Sato Yasuhiro (佐藤保裕)  Sato Yasuhiro (佐藤保裕)  Sato Yasuhiro DOB 1959 Master Sato Kesakichi (father)  Takanashi Setsuko (高梨節子) YOB 1939 Master Sato Takeo  Produced specifically at the Akiu Hot Springs in Miyaga Prefecture a village that was opened in 1988. The dolls are unique in that a thick green lathe line is used both on the top and bottom of the doll's torso. Additionally a brush stroke that appears to be like a question mark is found on the top or back of the head. 
Unidentified Artist - Unsigned but most likely by Sato Takeo  Produced specifically at the Akiu Hot Springs in Miyaga Prefecture a village that was opened in 1988. The dolls are unique in that a thick green lathe line is used both on the top and bottom of the doll's torso. Additionally a brush stroke that appears to be like a question mark is found on the top or back of the head.  Unidentified Artist  Can you help us identify this artist?  Undetermined Artist  Can you help us identify this artist?  Masato Midorikawa ?  Can you help us identify this artist? Produced specifically at the Akiu Hot Springs in Miyaga Prefecture a village that was opened in 1988. The dolls are unique in that a thick green lathe line is used both on the top and bottom of the doll's torso. Additionally a brush stroke that appears to be like a question mark is found on the top or back of the head. 
Unidentified  Can you help us identify the artist?  Unidentified Artist  Can you help us identify this artist?  Sato Koji  Traditional Kokeshi artist lived in Sendai city. His father : Sato Kenji, Son : Sato Kenichi (Tougatta). Info provided by Tomoko Young  Unidentified Artist 
Wagatsuma Kichisuke (我妻吉助)  AKA Agatsuma YOB 1919 Master Sato Masuo  Yamao, Akira 2 (山尾昭)  YOB 1927 Master Yamao TakejiNEW  Yamao, Akira 3 (山尾昭)  YOB 1927 Master Yamao TakejiNEW  Yonamoto Yutaka