Miniature Doll representing a Gaigwa Man

Magdalene Paddlety, American / Ka'igwu, 1889 - 1964, Ka'igwu (Kiowa), Fort Sill Reservation, Lawton, Oklahoma, Kiowa and Comanche Reservation, Anadarko, Oklahoma, Southern Plains, Plains

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1946

Cloth body, buckskin, glass trade beads, cotton cloth, yarn and ribbon

Overall: 4 5/16 x 3 7/16 x 1 3/8 in. (10.9 x 8.7 x 3.5 cm)

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

987.35.26796

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Recreational Artifacts: Toy, Doll

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Exhibition History

Montana Club

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.

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 #49

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