Senegal National Costume Dolls (02)

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Senegal National Costume Dolls (02)

Two dolls in traditional dress from Senegal, made of cloth over wire frames. The female carries a baby on the back. The male on the left has a label that reads in dutch:

'Poppen uit Senegal. De poppen dragen de typisch senegalese kleding. De vrouwen dragen de taille-basse gekenmerkt door vele kleuren en dessins. Om het hoofd wordt een doek gedragen. De mannen dragen de grand-boubou, een prachtig bewerkte lange jurk over een broek'.

('The dolls are wearing the typical Senegalese dress. The women wear the taille-basse characterised by many colors and patterns. A piece of cloth is worn around the head. The men wear the grand-boubou, a beautiful long dress over a pair of pants')

Size 30 cm and 26 cm. No marks on the female.

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