University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:2013-10-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Botswana
Date Made: -1986
Early Date: 1986
Late Date: 1986
Height: 47 cm
Width: 36 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Stephen R. Mishkin and Paula J. Schweich, 2013
Other Number:TC-2013-6-1 - Old Loan Number


Fabric doll representing a Herero woman. Doll is wearing a dress with bold strips (red, yellow, white and mutli-color African print) and a teal crushed velvet cape. The legs are wrapping in yellow fabric. The headwrap is brown and yellow. Red fabric is used as the skin tone and black yarn is used to create facial details and hair.

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