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Collector:
Dr. Betty J. Meggers  Search this
Donor Name:
Dr. Betty J. Meggers  Search this
Length:
32 cm
Culture:
Wichita  Search this
Caddo  Search this
Object Type:
Doll
Place:
Not Given, Oklahoma, United States, North America
Accession Date:
9 May 1990
Collection Date:
Apr 1973
Notes:
Male figure representing Caddo man, body and head of stuffed cloth, embroidered facial features, hair of yarn, 2 braids, cloth shirt decorated with ribbon, bead 'buttons' and decorated at neck, bead earrings; belt of yarn cloth legging and breechcloth; leather moccasins. One of a pair with #424963. Original tag; "Oklahoma Indian Artist Crafts Coop.; Object: Caddo Man (cloth); Craftsworker: Sara Grimes; Tribe: Wichita." Pair purchased for $15.00 by donor from Kimport Doll Co.
Record Last Modified:
30 Dec 2014
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
374095
USNM Number:
E424962-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32a80841c-46db-4dda-84a9-60e3f1011500
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8458107