A BRONZE FANTE DOLL WEARING GLASS BEADS FROM GHANA, W. AFRICA No 205)

£75.00
This is a different doll from the Fante people of Ghana, West Africa.  Features their classic spatula shaped head and cylindrical body, but this one is made from solid brass.  The patina has darkened with  age   In good condition.  It has a pin underneath which stops it standing unassisted, and the beads have wear.  Height approx 18 cm.  This item is unlikely to have been tribally used.