Object Record

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Catalog Number 0000.000.0258
Collection History Collection
Object Name Doll
Place of Origin Germany/Thur/Sonneberg
Maker Dressel, Cuno & Otto
Material Wood/composition/cloth/leather
Dimensions H-22.875 inches
Notes Composition shoulder/ breastplate head with short, curly painted blonde wig. Head glued to cloth torso. Facial features: arched brown eyebrows; fine brown eyelashes on lower eyelid; brown, red line arches above eye; painted blue intaglio eyes; closed pink mouth. Kid arms and cloth legs sewn to cloth body; all stuffed with shredded cork or excelsior. Stitching to separate fingers; shaped arms. Tiny waist.
Clothing: Sleeveless muslin under shirt; muslin pantalettes with lace at knee. Textured muslin petticoat with tucks at hem. Brown printed cotton, two-piece dress; long-sleeved jacket with back opening; gathered skirt with no waist-band; both have white muslin trim at hems, sleeve edges; handmade. Red/white/blue/black striped ribbon belt. Embroidered lawn kerchief at neck. Blue/white knit knee stockings. Paper stuffed as bustle.
Credit line Museum Collection.