Ghana Dolls with Walking Stick

Set of two male costume dolls made in Ghana. They are like two friends taking a little stroll in the neighbourhood. They both hold a walking stick and a large cap completes their colorful outfit.

Folklore is in the air… uhm… ear!


Object Dolls wearing traditional men's clothing
Origin Ghana
Culture Unknown
Medium Fabric, wire, wood
Mark or Tag None
Made by Unknown
Size H 22 cm
Dated Not dated
Acquired Online 2013


Here's a postcard that matches these dolls. 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.

Happy collecting,