Dakota doll

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Titles Dakota doll
Description Doll (mother and baby) made by members of the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe of South Dakota. The mother figure wears a cloth shirt, kerchief and leather sandals and is wrapped in a blanket from which the baby's head emerges. Her hair appears to be made of yarn. Both the mother and baby's heads are made of an organic material that has become blackened and decayed over time.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 10 1/2 inches height
4 inches width
4 inches depth
Nomenclature doll
Materials cloth
leather
glass (material)
wool (textile)
organic material
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 earlier than 1850 - Not later than 1950
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers x.1.1173 (inventory Number)

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