Dakota male doll

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Titles Dakota male doll
Description A Dakota male doll made by Rebecca Bluecloud from the Upper Sioux Indian Community in Granite Falls, Minnesota, circa the early to mid 20th century. The doll wears fringed leather leggings and shirt and a crimson fabric breech cloth. The dyed green front panel of the shirt, the breech cloth and the moccasins are decorated with glass beads. The doll also features a long bead and shell necklace and a wrapped glass bead choker. The doll has black faceted glass beads eyes, natural leather head, and braided black yarn hair.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 14 3/4 inches height
3 1/2 inches width
2 inches depth
Nomenclature doll
Materials leather
bead (pierced object)
wool yarn
Creation Made by: Bluecloud, Rebecca
Made by: Upper Sioux Community, Minnesota
Made by: Dakota Indians
Made in vicinity of: Upper Sioux Indian Community, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Dakota dolls
Indian. Recreation. Dolls
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1910 - Not later than 1940
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 8019.2 (Accession Number)

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