Antique original Black Americana handmade rag doll made of cloth, souvenir from St Thomas, Virgin Islands. Primitive Folk Art style. Hand painted eyes and mouth. With movable arms and legs and can bend into a seatable position. Weaved wicker basket hat, head kirchiefs, and big hoop earrings. She's wearing a colorful patterned cotton dress with a full & flairy skirt and undergarments. St Thomas V.I. is printed on her apron.
A truly wonderful example of Black Americana Folk Art.
Size: Approx. 12" tall
Vintage Condition: EXCELLENT. Minor soiling of clothing. No rips or any flaws found. Arms and legs move easily and can stay in a posable position.
Year of manufacture: Unknown. Appears to be 1930s/1940s.