Beaded Artifacts, Animals & Dolls

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Beaded Artifacts, Animals & Dolls
The history of beadwork spans at least 5000 years. Bead making and bead embroidery has been practiced long before the last major ice age, with beads fashioned from seashells, seeds, broken eggshells – any colorful discard of nature. Since the first person strung the first bead, almost every culture has prized beadwork.

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Ndebele Doll from South Africa

Ndebele Initiation Doll

$50.00
• Size: approx 11" tall, 4.5" wide at extended arms, and 4 " deep• Material: fabric, glass beads, stuffing unknown, wire• Origin: South Africa This Ndebele doll is in the traditional dress of a married woman. The style of...
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Wire Reindeer from South Africa

Wire Reindeer from South Africa

$18.00
• Size: 4.5" wide x 6.5" high • Materials: Glass Beads & Galvanized Wire• Origin: South Africa Zulu The women beaders have a tremendous amount of pride in their work and are continually inspired to develop and adapt new designs...
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