Doll representing an Oneida Woman in Traditional Formal Clothing

Unidentified Oneida (Haudenosaunee) maker, Haudenosaunee (Iroquois), Northeast Woodlands, Woodlands

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1946

Corn husk, cotton cloth, ribbon, glass trade beads, buckskin, and feather

Overall: 12 1/2 × 3 1/16 × 1 3/4 in. (31.7 × 7.7 × 4.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: The Wellington Indian Doll Collection Gift of Barbara Wellington Wells

987.35.26726

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Recreational Artifacts: Toy, Doll

Classification

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Exhibition History

Northern Montana College, Havre, Montana, 1954.

Montana Club

Historical Society of Montana, Helena, Montana, 1955.

Braves and Dolls: American Indian Costume in Miniature, Dartmouth College Museum, Wilson Hall, 1969.

Provenance

Collected by J. W. "Duke" Wellington (1896-1987), 1946; given to his daughter, Barbara Joan Wellington Wells, Barre, Vermont; given to present collection, 1987.

Old Number

Wellington #71

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