Male doll

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Male doll
Media/Materials
Wood, deerhide/deerskin, glass bead/beads, cotton cloth, feather/feathers, wool yarn, paint
Techniques
Carved, painted, sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded, braided
Dimensions
32 x 10 x 5.8 cm
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place
North Carolina; USA
Date created
circa 1970
Collection History
Acquired by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from an unknown source at an unknown date; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/5628
Barcode
255628.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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