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-
IACB source
Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual (Qualla Arts & Crafts Cooperative/Qualla Arts & Crafts Coop/Qualla Crafts), 1946-
Object Name
Male doll
Media/Materials
Wood, twine/string, commercially tanned leather, glass bead/beads, feather/feathers
Techniques
Carved, sewn, overlay beadwork , painted, braided
Dimensions
31 x 12.3 x 6 cm
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place
North Carolina; USA
Date created
1952
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Qualla Arts and Craft Cooperative in 1952; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/8753
Barcode
258753.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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