Doll representing an Iñupiaq Woman Carrying a Child on her Back, Holding an Ulu and Dish
Effie Richards, American, 1893 - 1958
collected by 1954
Fur and hide
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: The Wellington Indian Doll Collection; Gift of Barbara Wellington Wells
Place Made: Kotzebue, United States, North America
Recreational Artifacts: Toy, Doll
Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic
Not on view
Braves and Dolls: American Indian Costume in Miniature, Dartmouth College Museum, Wilson Hall
Historical Society of Montana, Helena, Montana
Northern Montana College, Havre, Montana
Collected by J. W. "Duke" Wellington (1896-1987), about 1943-1954; given to his daughter, Barbara Joan Wellington Wells, Barre, Vermont; given to present collection, 1987.
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