Traditional Buckskin Dolls - Jingle Dancer
These incredible and hard to find traditional dolls have body of brain-tanned elk buckskin. They have a very smoky scent!
Wool dress and leggings are sewn with tiny ribbons, beads and jingles. Beaded leather moccassins and belt.
Braided hair is buffalo hair. Dolls are stuffed with cotton and beautifully beaded with size 11 glass seed beads using nylon thread. Museum/heirloom quality dolls hand crafted by Maretta Afraid of Bear.
7 ¾” tall. Select from Blue or Red.
Maretta Afraid of Bear is Oglala Lakota and lives on the Pine Ridge Reservation near Oglala, South Dakota with her husband and their two sons. She has recently completed the Registered Nursing program at Oglala Lakota College.
Custom orders are welcome. Please inquire.