Peruvian Grave Dolls Textile Fabric Folk Art Circa 1950-1960


Peruvian Grave Dolls Textile Fabric Folk Art Circa 1950-1960

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Peruvian Grave Dolls Textile Fabric Folk Art Circa 1950-1960:
$155


THESE THREE PERUVIAN GRAVE DOLLS ARE EMBROIDERED

WITH FACIAL DETAILS, AND ARE DRESSED IN TRADITIONAL

WOVEN TEXTILES,

THAT HAVE BEEN RECYCLED FROM ANCIENT

GRAVE SITES.

THEY ARE ATTACHED TO A PADDED BACK GROUND,

WITH A STRAP FOR HANGING THEM ON

A WALL.

CIRCA 1950 - 1960

DIMENSIONS OF THE BACK GROUND

HEIGHT 6"

LENGTH 8"

BY NOW, MANY OF THESE DOLLS HAVE

FOUND THEIR WAY INTO TEXTILE COLLECTIONS

AROUND THE WORLD.

THESE DOLLS NOW HAVE THEIR OWN

LONG HISTORY, AS WELL AS BEING EXAMPLES

OF PRE-COLUMBIAN ARTIFACTS.

THEY REPRESENT ANOTHER LAYER OF HISTORY

AND CULTURE.

THE STORY OF MODERN WOMEN,

COLLECTING FRAGMENTS, CRAFTING DOLLS,

AND SELLING THEM FOR INCOME.

IN AS FOUND CONDITION

NO RETURNS PLEASE

SHIPPING INCLUDED

U.S.A. ONLY

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Peruvian Grave Dolls Textile Fabric Folk Art Circa 1950-1960:
$155

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