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Doll with Native American costume

Object Number: 
1939.171a
Date: 
ca. 1939
Medium: 
Composition, textile, hair, leather, beads, mother of pearl
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 x 8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 40.6 x 20.3 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Doll with composition shoulder head, black braided wig, and stuffed cloth body with shoulder and hip joints formed by stitching; Native American costume consisting of necklace with mother of pearl pendants; orange shirt with leather drawstring at neck, red wool apron with green felt edging, blue felt leggings with vertical strips of beading, and leather mocassins.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Lena Cadwalader Evans
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group