Doll representing an Inunaina Woman, Child and Horse

Lena Brown, Inunaina / American, 1892-unknown, Inunaina (Arapaho), Northern Plains, Plains

Share

1946

Glass trade beads, buckskin, horsehair, wood poles, string and metal wire

Overall: 3 3/16 × 2 7/16 × 7 7/8 in. (8.1 × 6.2 × 20 cm)

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

987.35.26800

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Recreational Artifacts: Toy, Doll

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Course History

ANTH 12.13, Moving House in Prehistory, Benjamin Valentine, Spring 2015

Exhibition History

Northern Montana College, Havre, Montana, 1954.

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

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 #25-26. 28

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

Noticed a mistake? Have some extra information about this object? Contact Us