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4 items
  • Culture/People:

    Sioux

  • Object name:

    Female doll

  • Date created:

    circa 1890

  • Place:

    Plains; USA, Canada (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Deerhide/deerskin, glass bead/beads, sinew, paint, buffalo hair

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Joseph W. Keppler (1872-1956, long-time friend of George Heye); acquired by Heye in 1906.

  • Dimensions:

    16 x 11.5 x 2.5 cm

  • Catalog number:

    8836

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