Doll representing an Apache Woman in the style of the 1950s
Unidentified Whiteriver Indian School 6th grade student makers
White Mountain Apache
collected by 1954
Cloth body, cotton cloth, yarn, ric-rac and thread
Overall: 12 13/16 × 6 3/8 × 1 11/16 in. (32.5 × 16.2 × 4.3 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: The Wellington Indian Doll Collection Gift of Barbara Wellington Wells
Place Made: Fort Apache Indian Reservation, Whiteriver, United States, North America
Recreational Artifacts: Toy, Doll
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.
A group of sixth grade girls at the White River Indian School; commissioned by J. W. "Duke" Wellington (1896-1987),1954; given to his daughter, Barbara Joan Wellington Wells, Barre, Vermont; given to present collection, 1987.
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