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Accession number 2002.149
Catalog Number 2002.149.6
Object Name Doll
Description Female palmetto fiber doll with black hairpiece, multicolored glass bead necklace wrapped around three times, pink cape with yellow, green and purple bands, and orange, pink, green, purple, red and black banded skirt. The doll's clothing is cotton. There is a cardboard hair-form underneath the black fabric that gives shape to the traditional hairstyle. The doll's eyes and mouth are indicated by thread stitches.

There is a Seminole Arts and Crafts paper tag stapled to the front of the doll's cape. The tag states that Seminole Arts and Crafts was a trade mark registered with the Indian Arts and Crafts Board of the US Department of the Interior. Hand writing on the tag identifies that the craft worker is Alice Huff and the doll is size 7. A paper tag around the doll's neck reads "Seminole Doll. $125, BEO1201".
Artist Alice Huff
Dimensions H-8.5 W-5.25 Cir-11 inches
Collection Dolls
Imagefile 007\20021496.JPG