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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.
Content Category: artifacts
8 1/2 inches length
bead (pierced object)
Made by (possibly): Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly): Minnesota, United States
Collected by: Whipple, Henry Benjamin
Indian. Recreation. Dolls
Toys & Dolls. Dolls & Accessories. Dolls
Use: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 1901 (Date range based on time Bishop Whipple spent in Minnesota working for various government commissions for Indian Affairs)
Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
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1864 (Accession Number)