Doll representing a San Juan Basket Dancer

Regina Alvarado Cata, San Juan Pueblo / American, 1890 - 1971
San Juan Pueblo (Ohkay-Owingeh)



Cloth body, wool, yarn, cotton, buckskin, glass trade beads, sweetgrass, wood, metal, paint, feather, coral, straight pin, sequins, human hair, and ribbon

Overall: 13 × 6 × 4 3/16 in. (33 × 15.2 × 10.6 cm)

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



Place Made: San Juan Pueblo, United States, North America


20th century

Object Name

Recreational Artifacts: Toy, Doll

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Southwest

Not on view

Exhibition History

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.

Montana Club

Northern Montana College, Havre, Montana, 1954

Wellington Indian Doll Collection, an exhibition organized by the Hood Museum of Art and the Studio Art Department celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Native American Program at Dartmouth College, Hopkins Center Rotunda, Dartmouth College, May 8-June 12, 1991.


Native American Studies [Display Case], The Sherman House, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1998-present.

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