Seminole (Native American). <em>Doll Wearing Complete Typical Costume of a Seminole Woman</em>, ca. 1940. Fiber, cotton, silk, beads, coconut husk, 16 5/16 x 21 1/4 in.  (41.5 x 54.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, A. Augustus Healy Fund, 41.222. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 41.222_acetate_bw.jpg)

Doll Wearing Complete Typical Costume of a Seminole Woman

Artist:Seminole

Medium: Fiber, cotton, silk, beads, coconut husk

Dates:ca. 1940

Dimensions: 16 5/16 x 21 1/4 in. (41.5 x 54.0 cm)

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Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H21, 8D

Accession Number: 41.222

Image: 41.222_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fully dressed doll with a coconut husk base, beaded necklace and earrings.This type of doll was created extensively for the burgeoning tourist market during the ealry 1900s.

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