Minamoto no Yoshitsune was a very legendary warrior, who fought in many battles. Many of the battles that he fought in, were revolved around family issues, as his siblings and family members held high positions in different clans. Yoshitsune was also the only one who defeated Benkei, and from doing so, gaining the loyalty of Benkei, who went on to serve him up until their deaths.
This doll was made in Japan, where Yoshitsune reigned. The clothing that covers him is made from fine materials, with details that are identical to the clothing that Yoshitsune is royally seen wearing. Being a strong samurai, the hand painted details on his face capture his fighting and wise facial features.