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My Hinamatsuri


My Hina-ningyo set

I remembered to put out my Hina-ningyo set this year. Since we just moved a couple of months ago, I knew exactly where it was in the storage room.

This particular set is a miniature ceramic set with 10 figures. It's very compact and easy to transport. My mother purchased identical sets for me and my sister. She has always tried to be fair to us all of our lives, giving us exactly the same or equivalent of gifts. Consequently, my sister and I have a lot of very similar things, many times just in different colors.

Based on this original

Miniature Ceramic Hina Doll Set
uploaded by vkm
This is a miniature ceramic hina-ningyo set. Each doll is only about 1-1/2" high. The entire set fits into a 11" x 11" square wooden box that acts as a … More »

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