China head with black hair, center part and black ringlets around head. Shoulder/breastplate head. Facial; features: solid black eyebrows; black eyes and arch indicating upper eyelashes; red dot nostrils and corners of eyes; closed red mouth; rosy tinted cheeks. Long china forearms with fingers molded together. China lower legs with traces of high black shoes, painted on feet. Remainder of body is stuffed muslin. Pink tint on face/neck. Very sloping shoulders.
Clothing: deteriorating, hand-made, hand-sewn to body. Dark taffeta plaid dress, gathered at waist, trimmed at hem and sleeve edges with purple wool braid. Black taffeta or silk shawl and sash. Whit lace-trimmed pantalettes.
|Credit line||Gift of Mrs. Lawrence C. Tuttle, 1958.|