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Collection of Ndebele Fertility Dolls

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A group of six collected Ndebele hand beaded fertility dolls of various sizes and designs. The dolls are made in secret by the maternal grandmother of the bride and ritually presented when she moves into her new home.

Details

  • In the Style Of
    Tribal
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    20th Century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions

    H 21 in. x W 9 in. x D 5 in.

    H 53.34 cm x W 22.86 cm x D 12.7 cm

  • Seller location
    Mt Kisco, NY
  • Sold As
    Set of 6
  • Reference number
    LU89719286913

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