Ceramic doll

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Titles Ceramic doll
Description The doll is composed of a commercial ceramic body, wearing wool dress with ribbon detail, leather fringed leggings and shoes, with a glass seed bead necklace. Possibly used by Dakota Indians circa 1860-1901.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 8 1/2 inches length
Nomenclature doll
Materials ceramic (material)
leather
wool
bead (pierced object)
ribbon
hair (material)
Creation Made by (possibly): Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly): Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Henry Benjamin
Indian. Recreation. Dolls
Toys & Dolls. Dolls & Accessories. Dolls
Dates Use: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 1901 (Date range based on time Bishop Whipple spent in Minnesota working for various government commissions for Indian Affairs)
Credit Line Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1864 (Accession Number)

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