Bahrain National Costume Dolls (01)
Matching pair of dolls wearing traditional summer dress of Bahrain. This type of doll is made in India but dressed to represent the arab Kingdom of Bahrain, an island country in the Persian Gulf. The male is wearing a white thawb, which is a long cotton gown. The headscarf called ghutra is held in place by the agal, a thick double black cord. The female is wearing a black cloak called abaya over western style clothing. A veil covers her face. Size around 30 cm.