Toy Cradleboard for a Doll

Osage, Prairie, Plains


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about 1900

Wood, brass tacks, brass bells, glass beads, yarn, paint, wool cloth, cotton cloth, Native-tanned hide, ribbon, cord, string, metal

Overall: 24 3/16 × 8 9/16 × 9 1/16 in. (61.4 × 21.8 × 23 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund in honor of Mary Alice Kean Raynolds and David R. W. Raynolds, Class of 1949



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name

Transportation: Human, Baby Carrier


Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Exhibition History

Native American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 8, 2011-March 12, 2012.


John W. Painter (1929-2008) Collection, Cincinnati, Ohio; Cowan‘s Auctions, Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio, American Indian Auction, September 13, 2008, Lot 330; sold to present collection, 2008.

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