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Silk Cocoon Dolls

繭人形 (Mayu ningyō)

Mayu Dolls are dolls made from silk coccons. The Japanese silk farmers do not waste any parts of the silk worms. The feces are used as fertilizers. Also, the good cocoons are used to make mayu dolls. See Video furusatogujoTVch. "【ふるさと郡上TV】達人列伝:養蚕農家・繭人形 Silk Cocoon Dolls". YouTube. Retrieved 2014-11-02.

Japanese Mayu Real Silk Cocoon Kokeshi Doll: 2.5 Silk Worms On Birch Tree Base

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