[Restricted Object] Ka'e (Turtle Dancer) Katsina (Tihu) (made for sale)
Wood, paint, feathers and string
Overall: 7 7/8 × 3 3/8 × 1 11/16 in. (20 × 8.5 × 4.3 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: The Wellington Indian Doll Collection Gift of Barbara Wellington Wells
Place Made: United States, North America
Ceremonial Artifact: Katsina
Native American: Southwest
Not on view
Braves and Dolls: American Indian Costume in Miniature Dartmouth College Museum, Wilson Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1969.
Historical Society of Montana, Helena, Montana, 1955.
Northern Montana College, Havre, Montana, 1954.
Sale arranged through Dorothy Field, Director, Sioux Indian Exhibit and Crafts Center; sold to J. W. "Duke" Wellington (1896-1987), December 8, 1953; given to his daughter, Barbara Joan Wellington Wells, Barre, Vermont; given to present collection, 1987.
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