Doll representing an Isleta Pueblo Man

Daisy Lujan, Isleta Pueblo / American, 20th century, Isleta Pueblo (Sieh-Wibag), Southwest

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1953

Paper mache head, cotton cloth, wool, bucksin, lace, paint, yarn, buttons and straight pins

Overall: 17 7/8 × 8 3/8 × 2 15/16 in. (45.4 × 21.2 × 7.5 cm)

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

987.35.26770

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Recreational Artifacts: Toy, Doll

Classification

Native American

Native American: Southwest

Not on view

Exhibition History

Northern Montana College, Havre, Montana, 1954.

Montana Club

Historical Society of Montana, Helena, Montana, 1955.

Fall Exhibition [Blue Ribbon winner], Isleta Day School, Isleta, New Mexico, 1953.

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

Provenance

Daisy Lojan [fifth grade], Isleta Day School, Isleta, New Mexico; sold to J. W. "Duke" Wellington (1896-1987), December 7, 1953 [sale arranged by Mrs. Katherine Miller, Isleta Day School]; given to his daughter, Barbara Joan Wellington Wells, Barre, Vermont; given to present collection, 1987.

Old Number

Wellington #117

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