Female doll

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee [Qualla Boundary]
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Female doll
Media/Materials
Cotton cloth, wood, yarn, paint
Techniques
Carved, painted, sewn
Dimensions
5.5 x 7.8 x 21.2 cm
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place
Eastern Cherokee Reservation, Qualla Boundary; Jackson County and Swain County; North Carolina; USA (inferred)
Date created
1960-1980
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
26/755
Barcode
260755.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee [Qualla Boundary]
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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