kkokdu (Figure)

Physical description

Kkokdu (꼭두) or wooden figure of a married woman. Carved from wood and painted. She wears a long black skirt, and short forest green top with long sleeves. The v-neck is orange-red. She holds her hands down in front of her body. Her face is a light greyish-white, with a large nose, large eyes and small red mouth. Her black hair is tied back into a bun at the nape of the neck. Mounted on a wood dowel and base.