Poisoned Doll

Unidentified Koryak maker, Western Arctic, Arctic

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19th century

Hide, fur, bead, thread, and fiber

Overall: 6 11/16 in. (17 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Acquired by exchange from the American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York

14.1.4461

Geography/Culture

Europe, Russia

Period

19th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Classification

European History

Not on view

Course History

ANTH 12.11, NAS 30, Arctic Crossroads: Its Peoples, Cultures, and History, William Fitzhugh, Winter 2015

Provenance

Probably collected by Waldemar Jochelson (1855-1937) on The Jesup North Pacific Expedition (1897-1902), sponsored by the American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York; received by present collection in Exchange #3, 1914.

Old Number

RED # 14.70

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