Female doll

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Culture/People
Wixarika (Huichol)
Previous owner
Mark Clark (Mark D. Clark), Non-Indian
Mary Jane Lenz (MJL), Non-Indian, 1930-2016
Donor
Mary Jane Lenz (MJL), Non-Indian, 1930-2016
Object Name
Female doll
Media/Materials
Plastic bottle, cotton cloth, yarn, straw, bark, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques
Commercially produced/manufactured, cut, embroidered, sewn, woven, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, tied
Dimensions
20.5 x 9.0 x 9.0 cm
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Place
Nayarit State and Jalisco State; Mexico (inferred)
Collection History
Acquired by Mark Clark (NMAI staff member) during travel in Mexico; given by Mark Clark to Mary Jane Lenz (1930-2016, MAI and NMAI curator); donated to NMAI by Mary Jane Lenz in 2015.
Catalog Number
26/9703
Barcode
269703.000
See related items
Wixarika (Huichol)
Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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