Louisiana Broom Doll (Starfish charm)
In Louisiana, the broom is a symbol of good health and fertility. It also functions to sweep away evil and negativity from the home. Broom lore has its origins in African American Hoodoo.
Louisiana broom dolls are fashioned out of small brooms as a health, fertility, and protection talismans and are reminiscent of the corn dolly of Europe. They can be kept in the kitchen, living room, or wherever you consider is the heart of your home for ongoing blessings.
Pictured is the doll you will receive. This doll is one-of-a-kind and is crafted with gorgeous batik-dyed fabrics, and a starfish charm and a hand-crafted polymer clay face painted with details. Doll measures approximately 7 x 5 inches.