Collection: Fenn

Item Number: FCDOL901

Category: Doll

Region: Plains

Tribe: Sioux

Period: 1850-1875

Materials: Cloth, buckskin, beads, quills, horse hair.

Description: Female doll made of cloth wearing a beaded trailer belt. Beaded accoutrements tied on the belt include an awl case with a wooden awl, two amulets and a strike-a-light bag that contains an 1863 Indian head penny. Her long, drop earrings are made of porcupine quills. The yoke of her dress is beaded front and back with flag motifs. It is a cloth doll with a cloth underskirt. Her dress and leggings and moccasins are beaded buckskin. She wears red ocher on her cheeks.

Dimensions: Height 17 Inches


Rowena Meyers

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