Seminole. <em>Doll Wearing Seminole Woman's Outfit</em>, ca. 1940. Cotton, palmetto fiber, silk, beads, paper, 20 1/2 × 11 × 5 3/16 in. (52.1 × 27.9 × 13.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, A. Augustus Healy Fund, 41.222. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 41.222_PS9.jpg)

Doll Wearing Seminole Woman's Outfit

Artist:Seminole

Medium: Cotton, palmetto fiber, silk, beads, paper

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1940

Dimensions: 20 1/2 × 11 × 5 3/16 in. (52.1 × 27.9 × 13.2 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Lobby annex, 1st floor

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 41.222

Image: 41.222_PS9.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fully dressed doll with a palmetto fiber base, colorful patchwork skirt, green cape, necklaces of blue and black beads, black hat, and earrings. This type of doll was created extensively for the burgeoning tourist market during the early 1900s.

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