Shiba Co Ltd. of Japan started making dolls and doll accessories in 1963.
My Shiba doll is about 8" tall. She has red hair. I have also owned a Shiba doll with green hair.
Shiba doll with red hair made by Shiba Co Ltd. Japan
Shiba Doll with green hair made by Shiba Co Ltd. Japan
Shiba Doll is almost 8" tall and has a pudgy stomach
Marked Shiba in a circle on the back
Marked Japan on the foot