Doll made in Ghana depicting a woman carrying a cooking pot on her head. Dressed in genuine wax print attire. African cotton wax print fabrics are very popular, especially in West Africa.
Folklore is in the air… uhm… ear!
Object Doll depicting family life Origin Ghana Culture Unknown Medium Fabric, composition, clay, wire, wood Mark or Tag 'Veritable Wax Prestige' printed on fabric Made by Unknown Size H 20 cm Dated Not dated Acquired Online 2018
Here's a postcard that matches this doll. It shows how the people living in Ghana are dressed in their traditional costume.
Text on the back of the postcard: 'Chieftancy pageantry - Ghana'. Stamp removed, postmark unclear. No visible date.