Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Native Arctic maker
  • doll, late 1800s–1981
  • seal fur, fur, wood, ink, felt, beads, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 25 x 15 x 5.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 9 13/16 x 5 7/8 x 2 1/8 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5898

Doll with wooden head and legs. The nose is carved, the eyes and mouth are drawn on. He is wearing a brown fur coat with a light colored hood. There is a band of black felt at bottom of parka with red beads. Grey fur boots with blue and white beads down front.