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Doll: in brown hat and coat

Object Number: 
1945.510a
Date: 
1860-1900
Medium: 
Ceramic, textile, leather, metal, hair, feather, glass, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 18 x 12 x 3 in. ( 45.7 x 30.5 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on bottom of shoes: "J J [contained within design of two boots facing each other] /TRADEMARK" stamped: on bottom of shoes, toe: "5"
Description: 
Doll with bisque swivel head, brown wig with coil at back attached to pate, brown glass eyes, closed mouth, and pink tinted cheeks; stuffed cloth body with complete arm, divided leg with brown leather high-heeled boots buttoned up side; brown loose jacket over dress with buttons up front, pleated ruffle, and train over muslin petticoat with pleated ruffle, knickers with lace trim, and stockings; with black hat with velvet trim and feathers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. William T. Van Alstyne
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group