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Saturday, 15 December 2012

TRIBAL AND FESTIVAL DOLLS (GAMBIA) - and more Gambia pictures

Here is a MANDINKA KANKURANGO TRIBAL doll and a JOLA FESTIVAL doll.  
These two dolls were specially made for me in Gambia (thanks to my kind Gambian friend, Seedy!)
I have also added a few more pictures of Gambia.
For more information about the above dolls, the Mandinka Tribe and the Jola Festival, please see the website.  Thank you. 
GAMBIA - (Mandinka Kankurango Tribal doll
(Website Id:  Africa - Gambia - 0010)

 GAMBIA - (Jola Festival doll)
(Website Id:  Africa - Gambia - 0011 and 0011A)
 INFORMATION ABOUT THE TWO DOLLS ABOVE:
Some of the information for these dolls was given to me by Seedy Dampha (Tour Guide, Gambia).
  
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MORE PICTURES OF GAMBIA:
ME (front) AND MY FRIEND, SHAKING HANDS WITH A CROCODILE
(under supervision, by the side of Kachically Crocodile Pool!)
 A FAMILY OF BABOONS
(near Makasuto).
 CARRYING THE BABY
(piggy-back style).
 SEEDY DAMPHA
(Tour Guide, Banjul)
and goats!
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