Bulgaria Kuker Ritual Doll

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Bulgaria Kuker Ritual Doll

Bulgaria Kuker doll (plurial Kukeri). Kukeri perform ritual dances to scare away evil spirits and bring good luck. Costumes are made of hairy goat or sheep skin, with horned animal masks and large bells attached to the belt. With label that reads something like 'Malko Kukeruje' meaning Little Kuker (?). Size 28 cm.

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