Female doll

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Eastern Band of Cherokee
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)
Object Name
Female doll
Walnut wood, cotton cloth, wool yarn, paint, thread, glass bead/beads
Carved, painted, sewn, braided, strung
15 x 5.2 x 19.5 cm
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Jackson County and Swain County; North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Date created
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop (Washington, DC) in 1965; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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