Miniature Doll representing a Ka'igwu Woman

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

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1946

Cloth body, buckskin, glass trade beads, yarn, foil paper and ribbon

Overall: 4 1/4 x 3 7/16 x 1 3/8 in. (10.8 x 8.8 x 3.5 cm)

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

987.35.26797

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

Northern Montana College, Havre, Montana, 1954.

Montana Club

Historical Society of Montana, Helena, Montana, 1955.

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

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 #50

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