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Ejiko Dolls

Don’t overlook these babies!!! These are the babies in the “baskets” (EJIKO) and this is how the field workers took their babies to work with them, by placing them in baskets near them as they worked. All the ten different types have these ejiko dolls.

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Ejiko Dolls
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Photo of dolls from the collection of Itske and Anthony Stern. This photo was presented during a public program, Kokeshi: Not Just a Toy!, at the Japanese American National Museum ... More »


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