Antique no face maiden doll - SAN CARLOS APACHE
  • Antique maiden doll - SAN CARLOS APACHE
  • Antique no face maiden doll - SAN CARLOS APACHE
  • Antique no face maiden doll - SAN CARLOS APACHE
  • Antique no face maiden doll - SAN CARLOS APACHE
  • Antique no face maiden doll - SAN CARLOS APACHE
  • Antique no face maiden doll - SAN CARLOS APACHE

No face young maiden doll – SAN CARLOS APACHE

  • Reference: EDNA1083
  • Origin: San Carlos Apache reservation, Arizona, USA
  • Period: Circa 1920-1940
  • Height: 32 cm
  • Materials: Deer buckskin, cotton cloth, animal hair, glass beads, metal beads, metal discs and cones, shell.
  • Price: 1.250€

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Description

This doll represents a young maiden girl dressed with the traditional attire buckskin shirt, dress and toe moccasins. Her hair is tied in the back with a 8-shaped board which indicates her virginity, all symbols decorating the costume refer to the Apache cosmogony and mythology.

This “no face” doll was probably made for a cultural exhibition or a special person.


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