• Culture/People:

    probably West Main Cree (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Doll with cradle/cradleboard

  • Date created:

    1880-1920

  • Place:

    Manitoba; Canada (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Wool cloth, cotton cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, metal bead/beads, hide thong/babiche

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, overlay beadwork, laced

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye from an unknown source in London, England, in 1937.

  • Dimensions:

    19.5 x 6.5 x 5 cm

  • Catalog number:

    19/6591

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