1950's Japan Cloth Dolls, Kappa Turtle & Jungle Boy

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Price range for dolls like this   (info)

$20.00 ~ $65.00 USD    (Valued on Jul 12, 2012)
Notes on valuation: Priced for both dolls.
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From a doll collectors estate, here are two 1950's to 60's Cloth Japanese Dolls. Both are stuffed fabric over a wire armature body. They have oil painted features, big eyes, and lots of cute detail.

Shibaten Kappa Turtle Doll (6 1/2") This is a legendary Japanese water spirit appearing as a humanoid turtle. The doll has individually stitched fingers, a shell on his back, and wears a knit cap, scarf & ice skates.

India Jungle Boy (8") He wears a turban & carries a basket of fruit. Attached to a wooden stand.

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