doll (pastimes: toys)

Doll with the body and legs made of wood, with textile wrapped around the waist. The head is made of a black resin, with the features picked out in beads. The doll has long braids of black hair made out of thread, with resin at the end of each braid. The doll wears a red and cream patterned skirt.

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