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Dakota male doll
Description Dakota male doll made for "Bloom Bro. Co. Quality Line Souvenirs, Minneapolis, MN" by the Bluecloud family from the Upper Sioux Indian Community in Granite Falls, Minnesota. The doll wears a red wool flannel shirt beaded at neck with turquoise, silver, and orange beads, a blue wool flannel belt with white, yellow, blue, and black beads, and grey wool flannel trousers with yarn and beaded orange and red trim at outside seam. His black yarn hair is in two braids tied with red wool yarn. The doll has stitched and beaded facial features and a sculpted nose. He wears a grey wool headband beaded in white, orange, and blue as well as brown flannel moccasins decorated with white stitching and a beaded floral design.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 11 inches height From head to toe.
7 inches width From hand to hand.
2 inches depth
Nomenclature Doll
Creation Made by: Bluecloud family
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, United States
Made in Upper Sioux Reservation, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Retailed by: Bloom Bros. Quality Line Souvenirs
Made by Dakota Indians
Retailed in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Made in Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, United States
Made in Upper Sioux Reservation, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, United States
Dakota dolls
Indian. Recreation. Dolls
Dates Creation: Approximately 1950 - Approximately 1960

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 2010.92.4