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Doll: Slavic girl figure

Object Number: 
INV.10975
Date: 
1920-1940
Medium: 
Composition, textile, hair, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 14 x 7 x 4 in. ( 35.6 x 17.8 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Doll with composition reverse socket head, yellow hair, sleeping eyes, closed mouth, and pink tinted cheeks; composition body with limbs jointed at shoulder and hip; Polish costume consisting of flower-trimmed bonnet, beige satin peasant blouse and black jumper with embroidery and rick-rack trim, and red knee-high boots made of oilcloth.
Gallery Label: 
Christie's appraiser Olivia Bristol characterizes this doll as "composition American doll in Polish costume" (Christie's Appraisals, Inc., Auction Estimates, January 7, 1998).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group