User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Doll

Start collecting

Doll, showing an Indian man in native costume. Knitted with polychrome wools. Beads and metal threads also used to decorate figure.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Peruvian, About 1875

Object Place

Peru

Dimensions

13 x 31 cm (5 1/8 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.1112

Medium or Technique

Wool; knitted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Figurines