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Doll tableau  (Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs)  "circa 1980"

Jennie Sims, Yup\'ik (Yupik Eskimo), b. ca. 1931

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1970-1990

Materials:

Driftwood, loon skin/skins, muskrat skin/fur, rabbit skin/fur, beach grass/rye grass, cotton cloth, imitation/faux fur, commercial suede

Techniques:

Carved, sewn, coiled

Dimensions:

24 x 20.5 x 21.8 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Native Americans, North America, Western Arctic, Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)

City:

Toksook Bay

County:

Calista Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Island Name:

Nelson Island

Archipelago:

Bering Sea Islands

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Purchased from the Yugtarvik Regional Museum (Bethel, Alaska) by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives in 1982; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_271495

Catalog Number:

25/5630

Album Name:

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