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Doll with cradle/cradleboard  (Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls)  "1986"

Marie Billiot Dean, Houma, b. 1916

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1986-1986

Materials:

Spanish moss, palmetto fiber, ribbon, button/buttons

Techniques:

Braided, plaited, stitched

Dimensions:

33.5 x 14 x 12.2 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Choctaw, Gulf, Houma, Native Americans, North America, Southeast

City:

Dulac

County:

Terrebonne Parish

State:

Louisiana

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives at the Qualla Arts and Crafts Cooperative (North Carolina) in 1986; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_271267

Catalog Number:

25/5402

Album Name:

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