From the Namji Tribes people. These African Namji Dolls Male Gold are originally used as dolls for young girls. Upon reaching puberty the doll becomes a fertility doll and is dressed in beads, shells, coins and other trinkets and are cared for as though a real child. Characterised by a narrow trunk and head, these dolls form a striking geometric design as they are handmade each one is unique, varying in adornment, jewellery and characteristics.
These Namji Dolls stand 45cm high and are all hand made.