Antique Black Americana Folk Art Puppet Doll Box 1864 Civil War Voodoo Casket ?


Antique Black Americana Folk Art Puppet Doll Box 1864 Civil War Voodoo Casket ?

This item has been shown times.

Buy Now

Antique Black Americana Folk Art Puppet Doll Box 1864 Civil War Voodoo Casket ?:
$46


An E bay top ratedplussellerFor offerAs found anduntouched (other than to take pictures )
An Antique Black Americana Folk Art Puppet, Doll Box & 1864civilwar era. Mag withadvertisementfor a book aboutLincoln......... other than the publication which is dated , I do not know the age of the box or doll
.This puppet / doll, is the oldest ,mostprimitivedoll thing i have ever see.
The May of1864civilwar era publishedduring thethe heart of the civil war.
A year laterLincoln would be killed onApril 15, 1865, almost one year to the date when this publication came out The front inner page advertises a book on how a country boy
All opinions arealwayswelcome, so If you have adifferentopinionof what this is or the timeperiodit came from please message me....
I have also been told this some type of voodoo doll in a casket , I have no clue if it is. But figured i mention it anyway , I know there are many collectors ofantique Louisiana Voodoo items, if it is i am sure they would be able toidentifyas such
ConditionThe May 1864 civil war era magazine is in poor condition with ripped and missing pages The old box looks to be hand made and is rock solid with appropriate period hardware. The latch that closes the box is actually a window lock, The hardware seems to be original with no indication of it being changed at anytime ... The Old puppet doll seems to be "marking" an African American with the large red lips , to clay seems to be in a light green color ... the fabric is old and frail and looks to be hand stitched ....

Return shipping is paidby me if the winning buyer is not 100 always display the shipping cost on the shippinglabel

  • The shippingcalculatoron can be wrong, I willrefundyou thedifferenceif it is more than $ 2.00
  • I do not make a claim of age ororiginif the item is unmarked and or unsigned, Thedescriptionof these types of items can only be and is only based on style.
  • I do will not sell always right
  • I willconsiderbuy it now offers only if the item does not have a offer on it. At the time of thefirstoffer, Ifeelhave an obligationto that buyer and will not sell the item before the end of the sale
  • Antique Black Americana Folk Art Puppet Doll Box & 1864 Ephemeral Categories
    • Art > Art from Dealers > Folk Art & Primitives
    • Everything Else > Weird Stuff > Totally Bizarre

    Antique Black Americana Folk Art Puppet Doll Box 1864 Civil War Voodoo Casket ?:
    $46

    Buy Now



    Antique Doll Afghan...lovely  Must See picture
    Antique Doll Afghan...lovely Must See


    Antique French Tetitcollin Doll picture
    Antique French Tetitcollin Doll


    Rare Antique 2 1/4
    Rare Antique 2 1/4" Rubber Doll Boy In Pajamas Bendable Rubber Molded Seams


    Vintage Ideal Usa Baby Doll Hard Plastic 2 3/4
    Vintage Ideal Usa Baby Doll Hard Plastic 2 3/4" Molded Seamed


    Antique Vintage Pincushion Half Doll Germany 4345 Lady With Fan Marked picture
    Antique Vintage Pincushion Half Doll Germany 4345 Lady With Fan Marked


    Antique 14
    Antique 14" Infant Baby Doll Stuffed Cloth Body & Early Vinyl Rubber Head Hands