Doll representing a Sioux Man

Sisseton-Wahpeton Dakota, Santee Dakota, Dakota (Eastern Sioux), Central Plains, Plains

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about 1943-1960

Buckskin and wood face, cotton cloth, flannel, satin ribbon, sequins, glass trade beads and yarn

Overall: 13 × 6 3/16 × 2 3/8 in. (33 × 15.7 × 6 cm)

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

987.35.26806

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), about 1943-1960‘s; given to his daughter, Barbara Joan Wellington Wells, Barre, Vermont; given to present collection, 1987.

Old Number

Wellington #74

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