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Mongolia Handcrafted Female Doll in Traditional Garments (Three Quarter View)

Mongolia Handcrafted Female Doll in Traditional Garments (Three Quarter View)

Wooden female figure from Mongolia. The head is a wooden ball, and the arms made are from cylindrical wood. The body is a cone-shaped piece of finished wood. The woman's traditional clothes are made from rich brocade cloth, which is glued to the wood. The traditional garment in Mongolia is call a dell (del). This Mongolian lady has yellow ribbon as trim on her garment, and a wooden headpiece, with fur trim. Her facial features are painted on the wooden head. The figure is 8 inches (20 cm) tall.

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Galleries: Adult, Asia, Wood
Keywords: All_Mongolia_Female, Asia, Mongolia, brocade, cloth, cone-shape, del, dell, female, fur, hand painted, handcrafted, hat, headpiece, lady, traditional, wood
Photo Location: FCIT Photo Studio, Tampa, FL
Photographer: Dr. Ann E. Barron
Date of Photo: 05/30/2013
Device Make: Canon
Device Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure Time: 0.05
F Number: 22
Original Dimensions: 2652×5616
Picture Orientation: Portrait
GPS Coordinates: 28°3'40.85"N 82°24'36.26"W
Picture Number: 23379