Female doll

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Culture/People
Sicangu Lakota [Rosebud Sioux]
Artist/Maker
Elizabeth Red Buffalo, Sicangu Lakota [Rosebud Sioux]
Previous owner
Carolyn Burritt (Mrs. John G. Burritt), Non-Indian, 1936-2018
Donor
Carolyn Burritt (Mrs. John G. Burritt), Non-Indian, 1936-2018
Object Name
Female doll
Media/Materials
Deerhide/deerskin, glass bead/beads, sequins, cotton cloth, wool yarn
Techniques
Sewn, stuffed, edge beaded , braided, overlay beadwork
Dimensions
8 x 3 x 16 cm
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place
Rosebud Reservation; Todd County; South Dakota; USA
Date created
circa 1952
Collection History
Sent to Carolyn Burritt (1936-2018) by a friend as an example of the friend's dress for the Miss Indian America contest circa 1952; donated to NMAI by Carolyn Burritt in 2005.
Catalog Number
26/5439
Barcode
265439.000
See related items
Sicangu Lakota [Rosebud Sioux]
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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