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Female doll  (Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls)  "circa 1850"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1840-1860

Materials:

Wood, wool cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads

Techniques:

Carved, sewn, beaded

Dimensions:

36.2 x 21.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet), North America, Northern Plains, Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan), Plains

State:

Montana

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; said to have been collected in 1860 near the Canadian border in Montana; formerly in the collection of Nelson R. Perry; presumably donated to the Schenectady Museum Association (Schenectady, New York) at an unknown date; acquired by MAI through an exchange with the Schenectady Museum Association in 1964.

Source ID:

NMAI_249793

Catalog Number:

23/4604

Album Name:

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