Local Toys in Hokkaido

Hokkaido before becomes the center of the wooden craft, was said to be barren is folk toys.

The man who moved in earnest by the colonists on the mainland and turned from the Meiji era, and the indigenous Ainu people are the first "toy" because people do not have the respectively.

Wooden folk toy is the main, the material was based on folklore of the Ainu, animals (especially bears) on the theme of what is known.

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