Dakota doll

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Titles Dakota doll
Description A doll made by members of the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe of South Dakota, circa the early 20th century or earlier. The female doll has a cloth body; a leather head with painted and drawn facial features; yarn hair; a bead necklace; a collared cloth dress with fringe at the hem; and a multi-colored yarn belt. Green beads decorate the dress's bottom portion and collar, as well as the boots.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 8 inches length
4 1/2 inches width
1 1/2 inches depth
Nomenclature doll
Materials cloth
yarn
bead (pierced object)
leather
Creation Made by: Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe of South Dakota
Made in: South Dakota, United States
Made by: Dakota Indians
Subjects Indian. Recreation. Dolls
Dates Creation: Not later than 1940 (Date object was donated to the Minnesota Historical Society.)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2067 (Accession Number)

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