Cultural Ethnic Clothing

Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h

Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h
Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h
Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h
Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h
Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h
Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h
Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h
Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h
Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h
Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h
Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h
Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h

Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h    Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h

A VINTAGE PAIR OF MIDDLE EASTERN, OR ETHNIC, FIGURAL DOLLS---ONE IN THE FORM OF A MILITARY, OR PALACE GUARDSMAN AND THE OTHER A TRIBESMAN, OR WARRIOR. THE FACE, HEAD ORNAMENTS AND HANDS ARE PAINTED PAPIER-MACHE. THE DOLLS ARE DRESSED IN A VERY OLD AND FRAYED WHITE MILITARY, AND/OR CEREMONIAL UNIFORMS, EMBELLISHED WITH A RED CUMMERBUND AND RED LEATHER SHOULDER STRAPS. THE MULTIPLE GARMENTS ARE MADE OF VARIOUS SOFT, COLORFUL, FABRICS INCLUDING COTTON AND/OR SILK.

EACH HAVE A PAPIER MACHE SPEAR IN ONE HAND. THE PALACE GUARD FIGURAL HAS A BRASS FINISHED METAL SHIELD ON HIS BACK, BRASS FINISHED METAL LEGGINGS, AND SILVER METAL SPURS ON HIS BOOTS/SHOES!!

PLEASE SEE PICTURE GALLERY FOR DETAILS. THE DOLLS ARE MOUNTED ON A THIN FABRIC COVERED PIECE OF WOOD; STAND APPROXIMATELY 10 3/4 TO 11 INCHES HIGH; AND ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION---CONSIDERING THEIR AGE AND USE. PLEASE NOTE: THESE DOLLS WERE IN THE COLLECTION OF DOLLS USED FOR DISPLAY BY THE MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY, CHICAGO, AND DEACCESSIONED BY THE MUSEUM SEVERAL YEARS AGO. A COLORFUL, VINTAGE, PAIR OF MIDDLE EASTERN/ETHNIC, CEREMONIAL GUARD AND WARRIOR FIGURAL DOLLS TO PROVIDE DIVERSITY TO ANY DOLL DISPLAY, OR COLLECTION---AND SPARK CONVERSATION TOO! THANK YOU FOR YOUR VIEWING.

PLEASE CHECK MY OTHER LISTINGS FOR MORE VINTAGE ANTIQUE AND COLLECTIBLE ITEMS. The item "VINTAGE PAIR ETHNIC PALACE GUARD & WARRIOR DOLLS PAPIER-MACHE BRASS CLOTH 11H" is in sale since Sunday, August 4, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Souvenirs & Travel Memorabilia\International\Middle East". The seller is "sirtommyd" and is located in Janesville, Wisconsin. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Size:: 10 3/4" & 11"H
  • Object:: dolls
  • Material:: brass, papier-mache, & cloth
  • Deaccessioned from Museum of: Science & Industry, Chicago
  • Handmade: Yes
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Unknown
  • Type: Middle Eastern ethnic dolls

Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h    Vintage Pair Ethnic Palace Guard & Warrior Dolls Papier-mache Brass Cloth 11h