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Catalog Number 1967.016.0135.1
Collection History Collection
Object Name Doll
Material Wax/composition/glass/cloth
Dimensions H-15.375 inches
Notes Waxed composition shoulder head with below-shoulder curly blonde mohair wig, not inserted into wax scalp. Facial features painted over wax; solid-arched brown eyebrows; sleeping blue glass eyes; red dot nostrils and inner corners of eyes; closed red mouth; rosy cheeks. Waxed composition forearms and lower legs join cloth limbs above elbows, knees. Sewn knee, hip joints. Fingers molded together; red lines outline fingers, fingernails. Feet painted with white, red-edged knee socks and high red shoes with black heels, toes, tassels and yellow lacing up front. Clothing: white, muslin, lace pantalettes; short-sleeved white muslin, lace full slip. White muslin petticoat. Worn pink chintz underdress which hooks up front. White organdy over-dress with lace edging, ruffle at hem, bow at neck, pearl buttons at back; handmade and sewn tight to doll (commercial, original garments).
Credit line Gift of the Miller Estate, 1967.