Dakota infant dolls in pouch

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Titles Dakota infant dolls in pouch
Description A pair of painted, swaddled infant dolls in a felt pouch, made in Mendota, Minnesota, by Dakota people while dwelling there, circa the mid-2oth century or earlier. The dolls are made of commercial composite plastic and swaddled in grey and red felt inside a tan and purple felt pouch with a green felt hanger and accented with blue and green beads.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 11 inches length
5 inches width pouch width
Nomenclature doll
Materials felt
bead (pierced object)
thread
Creation Made in: Mendota, Dakota County, Minnesota, United States
Made by: Dakota Indians
Subjects Dakota dolls
Indian. Recreation. Dolls
Dates Creation: Not later than 1946 (Date object was donated to the Minnesota Historical Society.)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2447 (Accession Number)

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