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Ye'ii bicheii dancer dolls  (Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls)  "1980-1983"

Elizabeth Secatero, Diné (Navajo), 1928-2003

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1980-1983

Materials:

Cottonwood, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, yarn, feather/feathers, commercially tanned leather

Techniques:

Carved, painted, sewn

Dimensions:

27.3 x 10.6 x 6.3 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Dine (Navajo), Native Americans, North America, Southern Athapaskans, Southwest

State:

Arizona

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Purchased in 1983 from The Turquoise Eagle (a shop in Rosslyn, Virginia) by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_274236

Catalog Number:

25/8297

Album Name:

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