Female doll

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Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
Tuscarora
Artist/Maker
Inez Greene, Tuscarora, 1891-1971
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB agent
Nancy Engle, Non-Indian
IACB source
Inez Greene, Tuscarora, 1891-1971
Object Name
Female doll
Media/Materials
Synthetic fabric, commercially tanned leather, corduroy, glass bead/beads, yarn, feather/feathers
Techniques
Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Dimensions
29.9 x 12.7 x 6.4 cm
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place
Lewiston; Niagara County; New York; USA
Date created
1969
Collection History
Purchased by Nancy Engle (Buffalo Museum of Science, Buffalo, New York) from the artist on behalf of the Indian Arts and Crafts Board in 1969; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/1373
Barcode
261373.000
See related items
Tuscarora
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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