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Aida Harumine Creative Modern Kokeshi
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Born in 1926 and started crafting Kokeshi in 1947. He is a multi award winning artist. This artist has passed away (1998), his son is Aida Yoshiki.
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Sample of Hideo Ishihara SignatureSample of Hideo Ishihara Hanku StampHideo Ishihara Creative Modern Kokeshi
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He was originally registered as a Naruko artisan. His grandfather Iwataro Onuma who is believed to be the originator of the Naruko Traditional Kokeshi. Although Ishihara studied & learned Naruko Kokeshi making he found it too restricting & decided to start making Creative Kokeshi. He won over 60 prizes including the Prime Ministers Award. (1925 ~1999 at age 74)
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Kato Tatsuo Master Sekiguchi Sansaku
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Tatsuo Kato was born in 1940 and started creating kokeshi in 1960 under master craftsman Sansaku Sekiguchi.
Seifo Gono Creative Modern Kokeshi
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Tamura Noboru Creative Modern Kokeshi
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