Carved wooden doll of "fanti" style, stylized idea

Made:
1880-1915 in Accra

Carved wooden doll of "fanti" style, stylized ideal of beauty, with long rectangular headdress, fanti, Gold Coast, 1880-1915

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A52421
type:
doll
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • sculpture
  • statue
  • figurine
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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