Overall: 17 x 7 x 2 1/2 in. ( 43.2 x 17.8 x 6.4 cm )
printed label: affixed to inside of skirt: "THE/SHEPARD/STORES/BOSTON-PROVIDENCE"
written: in pencil on printed label: "#267/Howe"
Doll with glazed porcelain shoulder head, black molded hair with part, blue painted eyes, closed mouth, and red tinted cheeks; stuffed cloth body with divided arm composed of stuffed cloth upper arm and stuffed lower arm with separate fingers, complete leg with row of stitching allowing lower leg to bend; pink gathered skirt with retailer's tag stapled to inside hem.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.