Doll representing a Shoshone Woman on a Horse with a Child in a Cradleboard

Deborah Trehero, Shoshone / American, 1884 - unknown, John Trehero, Shoshone / American, 1883 - 1985, Shoshone, Great Basin



Buckskin, glass trade beads, human hair, hair and natural fiber

Overall: 12 5/8 × 4 9/16 × 9 9/16 in. (32 × 11.6 × 24.3 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: Great Basin

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 Exhibition, Bartlett Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 24, 1989-January 1, 1990.

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.


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 #20

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