Doll from Barbados dressed in traditional costume, depicting a lady of African descent. With ‘Barbados’ stitched on a piece of fabric attached to the apron. Barbados is a Caribbean island country part of the Lesser Antilles.
Folklore is in the air… uhm… ear!
Object Doll wearing traditional costume Origin Barbados Culture Afro-Caribbean Medium Fabric, yarn, lace, shells, straw, metal rings Mark or Tag Stitched on Made by Unknown Size H 38 cm Dated Not dated Acquired Online 2018
Here's a postcard that matches this doll. It shows how the people living in Barbados are dressed in their traditional costume.
Text on the front of the postcard: 'Sweet Vendor Bridgetown Barbados'. No postmark, not dated (blank).