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Female doll  (Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls)  "circa 1910"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1900-1920

Materials:

Wood, hide, fur, sinew

Techniques:

Carved, sewn

Dimensions:

14 x 5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Greenland, Kalaallitt (Greenland Eskimo), Kalaallitt [Ammassalik] (Angmagsalik Eskimo), Native Americans, North America

City:

Tasiilaq (Ammassalik, Angmagssalik)

County:

Ammassalik Municipality (Angmagssalik, Ammassallip)

State:

Tunu (East Greenland)

Geographical Areas:

Eastern Arctic

Country:

Greenland (Kalaallit Nunaat)

Collection History:

Possibly collected during the Fourth Thule Expedition (1919-1920), led by Knud Rasmussen (1879-1933, Danish explorer); formerly in the collection of the Nationalmuseet (National Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark); acquired by MAI through an exchange with the Nationalmuseet in 1922.

Source ID:

NMAI_121796

Catalog Number:

11/3018

Album Name:

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