Doll

Doll

Object name: Doll
Date: 1800-1900
Dimensions:
300 x 125 x 50 mm
Medium: Hide, glass
Object number: C08948
DescriptionLeather doll or figure of a male, 11 and a half inches in length, with blue bead necklace and earring in his right ear. He wears a small loin-cloth coloured with red pigment, and skull cap of untanned gut or membrane with one pin inserted. He has stitching around his mouth and a decorative belly-button. Bechuana (Botswana) African subcontinent.

Culture: Africa