Face and core of rag doll - 931.64.6_2

931.64.6_2

Face and core of rag doll

Medium:Bone (carved and drilled)
Geography: al-Fustāt, Egypt
Date: 800-1100 AD
Period: Mediaeval Period
Dimensions:
10.5 x 2.8 cm, 0.4 cm
Object number: 931.64.6
Not on view
Description

Objects like this are also found with the rest of the doll's body, which is comprised of pieces of cloth. All that is visible of the bone core in those cases is the face. The holes on the side of this example may have held earrings.

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