Doll representing a Sioux Man

Brulé Lakota, Lakota (Teton Sioux), Central Plains, Plains


about 1943-1960

Wooden face, buckskin, human hair, glass trade beads, cotton cloth, painta and metal faceted bead

Overall: 12 x 9 1/2 x 2 3/16 in. (30.5 x 24.1 x 5.6 cm)

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



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name

Recreational Artifacts: Toy, Doll


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.


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 #97

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