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Toy Cradleboard and Baby Doll


Artist Unknown (Apsaalooka (Crow))


c. 1900

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Toy Cradleboard and Baby Doll, Artist Unknown (Apsaalooka (Crow))
Toy Cradleboard and Baby Doll: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Animal hide, beads, animal hair, fabric
Size: 11 1/2 x 4 1/8 x 2 1/4 in. (29.2 x 10.5 x 5.7 cm) (overall, without fringe)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Plains region
Culture: Apsaalooka (Crow), North America, United States, Great Plains region
Style: 19th-20th century
Inscriptions: Tag dealer's tag, at top fringe
Physical Description: baby with long hair wrapped in black cloth fits into hide covered cradleboard decorated with beads at head and foot and on tie bands and fringe at top and bottom
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Herb Dorr, Assiniboine
Accession Number: 98.185a,b
Added to Site: February 28, 2009