Female doll

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Culture/People
probably Eastern Band of Cherokee (attributed)
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Female doll
Media/Materials
Cotton cloth, wool yarn, deerhide/deerskin, oak splint/splints, dye/dyes
Techniques
Sewn, braided, dyed, plaited
Dimensions
25.3 x 7.5 x 32 cm
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place
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
25/8751
Barcode
258751.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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