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Their shape and costume vary according to region and custom.Dolls are frequently handed down from mother to daughter.By the eleventh century, dolls were used as playthings as well as for protection and in religious ceremonies.During Hinamatsuri, the doll festival, hina dolls are displayed.The earliest documented dolls france go back to the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Greece and Rome.They have been made as crude, rudimentary playthings as well as elaborate art.In some cultures dolls that had been used in rituals were given to children.
Wooden Kokeshi dolls have no arms or legs, but a large head and cylindrical body, representing little girls.
The practice of sticking pins in voodoo dolls have been associated with African-American Hoodoo folk magic.
Voodoo dolls are not a feature of Haitian Vodou religion, but have been portrayed as such in popular culture, and stereotypical voodoo dolls are sold to tourists in Haiti.
Likely the voodoo doll concept in popular culture is influenced by the European poppet dolls france.
Hopi Kachina dolls are effigies made of cottonwood that embody the characteristics of the ceremonial Kachina, the masked spirits of the Hopi Native American tribe.
In ancient Rome, dolls were made of clay, wood or ivory.