Dakota female doll

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Titles Dakota female doll
Description A female doll likely by Rebecca Bluecloud from the Upper Sioux Indian Community in Granite Falls, Minnesota, circa the early to mid 20th century. The doll wears leather leggings, blouse and skirt with fringe or pinked hems. The blouse and moccasins are decorated with glass beads. The doll also features a long bead and shell necklace, glass bead choker, and black faceted glass beads eyes. It has a natural leather head and mitten-shaped hands, and braided black yarn hair.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 14 3/4 inches height
3 inches width waist 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 8019.3 (Accession Number)

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