Nicaragua Palm Leaf Doll

Folk art doll from Nicaragua made of natural materials, most likely palm leaf. Carrying a basket on her head.

Folklore is in the air… uhm… ear!


Object Folk doll
Origin Nicaragua
Culture Unknown
Medium Palm leaf, wood, flax, paper foil
Mark or Tag None
Made by Unknown
Size H 19 cm
Dated Not dated
Acquired Fleemarket


No postcard available. There should be a nice postcard here that matches this doll, to show you how the people living in Nicaragua are dressed in their traditional costume.

There is nothing suitable in our postcard books at the moment, too bad!

Happy collecting,