Doll carrier made from cow hide.

Item

Title

Doll carrier made from cow hide.

Creator

Creator Unrecorded

Subject

Doll Figure
Toy & Game

Description

Doll carrier formed of two pieces of sandy brown animal hide joined down the centre. Square in shape. Fibre plait attached through perforations at 2 corners, then tied to the other two to form and attachment. Made by Chief of the Luvando people; Tchiliwandele. [FHM18/06/2019]

Publisher

Making African Connections

Contributor

Date

c.1930

Type

PhysicalObject

Format

Animal Skin; Hide
Cutwork
L= 270mm, W= 170mm

Identifier

ETH.ANG3.342
A37/342

Source

The Powell-Cotton Museum
Antoinette and Diana Powell-Cotton
1937

Coverage

Angola
Africa
Cultural Group: Luvando

Rights

© The Powell-Cotton Trust