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A male doll likely made by members of the Rebecca Bluecloud family from the Upper Sioux Indian Community in Granite Falls, Minnesota, circa the early 20th century. The doll wears fringed leather leggings, shirt and breech cloth. The shirt, breech cloth and moccasins are decorated with glass beads. The doll also features a long glass bead necklace, belt, and choker and black faceted glass beads eyes. It has natural leather mitten-shaped hands and head, and braided black yarn hair.
Content Category: artifacts
13 inches height
7 inches width width at hands
bead (pierced object)
Made by (possibly): Bluecloud family
Made by (possibly): Bluecloud, Rebecca
Made in vicinity of: Upper Sioux Indian Community, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, United States
Made in vicinity of: Upper Sioux Agency
Made by (possibly): Dakota Indians
Indian. Recreation. Dolls
Creation: Approximately 1910 - Approximately 1920
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2009.26.2 (Accession Number)