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AIDA YOSHIKI  He was born in 1953. His father is Kokeshi doll artist ''Aida Seiho''  Akitsune Tanaka  Akitsune Tanaka  Chie Tamura  Chie Tamura is a pseudonym for Tamura Noboru (YOB 1950). He has won numerous awards, including: the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery in 1987, the Minister of the Small and Medium Enterprise Agency in 1989 as well as the Minister of International Trade and Industry in 1997. 
Chie Tamura  Chie Tamura is a pseudonym for Tamura Noboru (YOB 1950). He has won numerous awards, including: the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery in 1987, the Minister of the Small and Medium Enterprise Agency in 1989 as well as the Minister of International Trade and Industry in 1997.  Koho-saku 光宝作  近代創作こけし Kindai sosaku Kokeshi titled おとめ心 Otomegokoro, Maiden's mind. Pattern 梅 Ume Plum Blossoms. 経済産業大臣賞受賞 Recipient of the prize from the Minster of Economy and Industry. Thank you Jan R. for confirming the maker and Yoshio K. for providing the translation of the box and doll.  Hanko Stamp reads 葉城 Hajiro or Yōjyo as the maker, although it could have other translations.  The title of this Kokeshi is 可憐 Karen, which can mean "pretty," "lovely," or simply "cute" (in the present sense). Many thanks to Yoshio K. for Providing the translation.  Hanzawa Kazuko 
Hitomi Noboru  Hitome Noboru was born in Odawara city and started making Kokeshi dolls in 1933. He won Prime Minister Award at the 3rd All Japan Kokeshi Ningyo Contest in late 1950's.  Hitomi Noburo - Izayoi 16th Lunar Night.jpg  Hitome Noboru was born in Odawara city and started making Kokeshi dolls in 1933. He won Prime Minister Award at the 3rd All Japan Kokeshi Ningyo Contest in late 1950's. : Dancer, Dance, Dancing  Ishimura  IZUMI SEITARO 
Kawakami Miharu  Shido Shouzan, Hajime Miyashita, and Yakoyama Teruo  Kokeshi Divas and Divos  Kokeshi Emperor Antoku Tale of Heike Monogatari 
雅徳作 Masanori  Shiramine Masuotoko AKA Masuo  Need more information on the artist, can you help?  Shiramine Masuotoko AKA Masuo  Need more information on the artist, can you help?  Miyoko Thinking of Moon 
Mogami Minori : Modern, Eclictic  Nakayama  Need more information on the artist, can you help?  Nakayama  Need more information on the artist, can you help?  Nobuyoshi (信義作) 
Norio Takeda or Norio Sato  Oku Nikko  Shoida Kokeshi depicting Okichi sad romance story with American Harris.  Okumura  Scarf blowing in the wind  Takeda Norio Spirit Mountain Maiden : modern, eclictic, chestnut 
Takeshi : Flower, Long Hair  Tamayura  Tiger Kokeshi by Sanetsuki  Toshiko Takahashi Spring Kimono : flower, kanzashi 
Toshiwo  Toshiko ? feautring chestnut design : Chestnut  Tsuda Jiro  Tsujita Tatsuya : Aka-tombo, Red Dragon-Fly, Star Gazing  Uchida Shinichiro Sisters 
Uchida Shinichiro. : Autumn, Leaves  Yasunobu Oki  Yasunobu was born in 1955 in Fukoko Prefecture Jpaan. He studied fine arts & design. His apprenticed under Sekiguchi, Sansaku.   This beautiful Kokeshi has, a very serepticious sly look. : Butterflies, Sakura, Cherry Blossoms