This is a beautiful Shoshone figure from the 30's. She is dressed in the traditional way of the Shoshone People and wears a beaded dress made from thin, brain-tanned leather.
Strands of beads are wrapped around her waist and her neck. Green, black, and yellow beads adorn the top of her dress and in a strip around her knees.Her leather body has a wire inside which makes it possible to pose her a little. She has sweet beaded facial features and a separate attached nose.
Her black hair frames her face and is braided to each side. They have both been in a case and do not have a mark on them.This woman stands about 11 from bottom of base to the top of her head. Just a beautiful, perfect doll for a collection with rich, Shoshone cultural history and very colorful, skilled artistry. A very fine doll for a collection. The item "Antique Woman Shoshone Doll Leather/Beaded 30's Native American Indian" is in sale since Tuesday, January 7, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1935-Now\Dolls & Kachinas". The seller is "arnetassusan56" and is located in Greeley, Colorado. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.