Comanche Doll

thread and sinew-sewn on canvas with painted rosy cheeks, bead eyes and earrings; dressed in a brown gingham dress with red wool sleeves and accents, the edges lined with a blue cotton cloth; a beaded belt gathers the dress at her waste and matches the beaded strip on the dress and the beaded lanes on her moccasins, which are made of hide with long fringe lining the top edge; height 24 in.
third quarter 19th century

Provenance:Property of a New Jersey Gentleman

Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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