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Doll
Doll
Date:
1900–1930
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood, Sealskin, Fur, Bone, And Ivory
Dimensions:
16 x 6 x 2 1/2 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Inuit, Kalaallit
Accession Number:
2007.21.109
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Articulated wooden doll dressed in hide parka and boots with pants that appear to be made from seal fur. The parka is finely sewn and has hide drawstrings with ivory or bone toggles. The doll is carved in typical Greenlandic style with flattened simplistic facial features.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”