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Catalog Number 0000.000.0245
Collection History Collection
Object Name Doll
Place of Origin Germany
Date 1875-1900
Material Wax/cloth/wood
Dimensions H-14.25 inches
Notes Waxed compostion shoulder/breastplate head with molded, blonde shoulder-length curls and yellow hat with 2 black, 1 red plume. Facial features (under wax); solid-arched black eyebrows; stationary black pupil-less glass eyes; rosy cheeks. Wooden forearms with barely shaped hands. Wooden lower legs with painted high brown shoes with heels, yellow front button. Remainder of body is stuffed, sized white cheesecloth with wooden strip inside front chest. Body handmade. Sewn knee, hip joints.
Clothing: White organdy dress with wide neck; gathers at neck and waist.; short puffed sleeves: pink ribbon sash and bows at shoulders. White organdy and lace petticoat and pantalettes.
Credit line Museum Collection.