Female doll

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probably Eastern Band of Cherokee (attributed)
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Female doll
Cotton cloth, wool yarn, deerhide/deerskin, oak splint/splints, dye/dyes
Sewn, braided, dyed, plaited
25.3 x 7.5 x 32 cm
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Jackson County; North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Date created
circa 1965
Collection History
Purchased 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
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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