Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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female doll
  • unknown Kalaallit (Greenland Inuit) maker
  • female doll, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • cloth, leather, seal fur, fiber, appliqué
  • Object Height/Width: 37 x 12 cm
    Object Height/Width: 14 9/16 x 4 3/4 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0603
Label Text

The doll is wearing a red long-sleeved top with black polka dots and brown fur cuffs and collar. It has light brown leather pants with white and brown vertical detail on the front. It has light brown knee-high leather boots with dark brown fur at the top. The hair is styled in a topknot and she wears a black headband.