Doll representing a Sioux Man

Jeanette Blue Horse, Sicangu / American, born 1921, Lakota (Teton Sioux), Soldier Creek School, Central Plains, Plains

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1946

Buckskin, glass trade beads, string, flannel, cotton cloth, paint and feathers

Overall: 11 15/16 × 9 3/16 × 1 15/16 in. (30.4 × 23.3 × 5 cm)

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

987.35.26807

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

Jeanette Blue Horse, Soldier Creek School, Rosebud Arts and Crafts Shop, Rosebud, South Dakota; sold to 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 #78

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